U.S. Supports Gender Equality, Empowerment Of Women, Girls As Part Of Development Agenda

U.S. Department of State’s “DipNote”: Our Next ‘Beijing Moment’: Achieving Gender Equality by 2030
Catherine Russell, ambassador-at-large for global women’s issues; Tony Pipa, the U.S. special coordinator for the post-2015 development agenda; and Daniella Ballou-Aares, the secretary of state’s senior adviser for development, discuss U.S. support for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls as part of the global development agenda. “…We believe 2015 is an opportunity for another ‘Beijing moment’ — one where the world comes together to advance women and girls, and by doing so advances an entire global agenda…” (3/11).