Standing #RightByHer: Leaving no woman behind

Ensuring sexual and reproductive health and rights for women and girls to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals

Project or report lab
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
13:30 to 14:45

The key role of girls’ and women's sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) to achieve the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development will be discussed with civil society organisations working on SRHR in Africa and Latin America. The State of the African Women report will be presented, focusing on the implementation of the Maputo Protocol on the rights of women and what civil society organisations are doing to promote and protect SRHR. Speakers from Latin America will present the current regional status of the Montevideo Consensus implementation regarding sexual and reproductive rights through lessons learned and local experiences, and the role that young women leaders are playing. Participants will discuss the importance of EU development policies to advance womens’ and girls’ SRHR.

Organised by


Angela Bähr
Programme Director
Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevoelkerung
Anouka van Eerdewijk
Senior Advisor Gender
KIT Royal Tropical Institute
María Salvador
Women's Right's Coordinator
Alianza por la Solidaridad
Dawn Natallie Corrie-Kordas
Expert, Humanitarian Matters and Civil Society
African Caribbean and Pacific Secretariat
Adriana Mendoza
Women Youth Leader
Red Nacional de Líderes y Lideresas Juveniles Tú Decides
Vitalis Mukhebi
International Advocacy Officer
Faith to Action Network