Workshop on how to use right of access to information to foster women's rights and gender equality

When, local time: 
Friday, 22 November 2013 - 9:00am to Saturday, 23 November 2013 - 5:00pm
Where: 
Morocco, Rabat
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Misako Ito (m.ito@unesco.org)

The UNESCO Office in Rabat organizes, in partnership with the Moroccan network for Access to Information (REMDI), a workshop on how to use the right of access to information to foster women’s rights and gender equality. The workshop, that will take place in Rabat from 22 to 23 November 2013, is addressed to civil society organizations working for gender equality and human rights.
The main objectives of this event are the following:

1. Incite gender equality and human rights organizations to promote the right of access to information as a tool to foster women’s rights and gender equality.

2. Identify ways and actions contributing to strengthen mandate and missions of these organizations by using the right of access to information.