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Mobilising financing for gender equality to deliver on the SDGs in practice

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Samina Anwar and Zohra Khan (UN Women); Chiara Capraro (Christian Aid); Nerea Craviotto and Angelika Arutyunova (AWID); and Emily Esplen and Keiko Nowacka (OECD).

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12/06/2015 The summary of the online discussion "Addressing discriminatory social norms: the case of Uganda" is now available! Click here.

27/05/2015 On 27-28 May, presentation of the results of the first country pilot of the Social Institutions and Gender Index in Uganda. Find out more!

26/05/2015 Missed the online discussion on "Addressing discriminatory social norms: the case of Uganda"? See what was discussed!

16/04/2015 Check out Wikigender's first quarterly newsletter for January-March! Click here to read the Wikigender Connect!

02/04/2015 Check out the Storify for #WomenSpeak at our event on 17 March!

26/03/2015 Take part in a short survey: The Adolescent Girl Field – key milestones survey for “The State of the World’s Girls” forthcoming 2015 report by Plan International.

17/03/2015 Find out more about our side event "Making women's voices heard from Beijing to post-2015 in social media" that took place today at the UN Commission on the Status of Women!

12/03/2015 Join us from 10am EST/3pm GMT+1 for a Live Q&A on "Making women's voices heard from Beijing to post-2015 in social media". Follow #WomenSpeak!

11/03/2015 Achieving Beijing: the Role of Social Norms for Gender Equality is taking place on 11 March at the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

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Special Focus: Financing gender equality

As the final countdown to the adoption of the post-2015 sustainable development agenda in September 2015 has started, it is time to reflect on the resources needed to translate the political commitments towards gender equality into real transformative change for women and girls. With the Third International Conference on Fnancing for Development around the corner, we are taking the opportunity to focus on this important topic for gender equality. Join our online discussion until tomorrow Friday and see our selection of media articles.

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