Women’s Budget Group: How Does Austerity Impact on Women’s Human Rights? – 4 December 2018 (London)

Date:  4 December 2018
Time: 10.00am – 12.30pm
Location: NYU London, 6 Bedford Square, London WC1B 3RA
Cost: Free

Austerity measures around the world are often hitting women the hardest, concludes the October 2018 report submitted to the UN General Assembly by Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky, UN Independent Expert on foreign debt and human rights.

Join the Women’s Budget Group to hear Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky present the findings of his report and discuss the conclusions and ways forward with a panel of experts.

Speakers include:

  • Professor Diane Elson, UK Women’s Budget Group
  • Misun Woo, Regional Coordinator, Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD)
  • Dr Angela O’Hagan, Chair, Equality Budget Advisory Group for Scottish Government

Please contact emma.williams@wbg.org.uk to book your place or if you want to find out more about the event.