2015 Asian Girls’ Rights Conference

The 2015 Asian Girls’ Rights Conference is the a high-level summit for Asian Girl Campaign partners. The purpose of the conference is to review the past three years of the Asian Girl Campaign and set the agenda for the next three years. The conference takes place in Xindian, New Taipei City on October 7-8, 2015. Day 2 of the conference is open to the public – click here to sign up.

Day 1, Wednesday, October 7

Time Agenda
09:00-09:30 Registration
09:30-09:40 Opening Ceremony & Welcome
09:40-10:10 Mutual Introductions
10:10-11:00 General Discussion
11:00-12:00 World Café 1: Stay Safe? Challenges and Breakthroughs in Enhancing Girls’ Personal Safety and Health Rights
12:00-13:00 World Café 2: I want to learn! Choice of Education Paths Increasing participation, removing stereotypes
13:00-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:00 World Café 3: Media Gender Stereotypes What impact do negative images have on girls and how can we make breakthroughs?
15:00-15:30 Tea Time
15:30-16:30 World Café 4: Seeing the Unseen – Protection and Development of Marginalized Girls How can we address the needs of girls with disabilities, migrant girls, and girls from other marginalized groups?
16:30-17:30 World Café 5: Making Political Change Policies and Practices in Implementing the Promises of the SDGs, CEDAW and other Forms of Discrimination against Women
17:30-18:00 Conclusion

Day 2 – Thursday, October 8

Time Agenda
09:00-09:30 Registration
09:30-09:45 Opening
09:45-11:45 Sharing
11:45-12:15 Sharing from the Girl Ambassadors
12:15-13:15 Lunch
13:10-14:40 Group Discussion Future strategies and activities for the Asian Girl Campaign
14:40-15:00 Break
15:00-17:00 Election of alliance committee members
17:00-17:20 Close