Our world is increasingly unequal, with sharp differences in terms of wealth, power, rights and opportunities. That is the focus of this year’s UNFPA report The State of World Population 2017 – WORLDS APART: reproductive health and rights in an age of inequality. On 25 October, Nadine Krysostan from the UNFPA Brussels Office, presented the report in the Belgian parliament.
“Investing in women’s and children’s rights best way toward sustainable development” says policy note on development cooperation
Vice-Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation, Alexander De Croo, presented his General Policy Note on International Development in the Parliament. The guidelines for this note are the Sustainable Development Goals, approved in 2015 by the United Nations.