On the road to Beijing +20
On the road to BEIJING+20: An audio series produced by AMARC, in collaboration with UN Women
In September 1995, Beijing, China, welcomed thousands of men and women from all over the world for the Fourth World Conference on Women. Gender equality, the defense of the human rights and human dignity was the focus of the discussions.
After the event, the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action was approved. It focuses on twelve areas of concern: environment,poverty, education and training, health,armed conflict, violence, economy, power and decision making, institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women, media, human rights, and the girl child.