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Healthy Women, Healthy Economies: Enhancing Women’s Economic Participation by Improving Women’s Health and Well-Being

May 17, 2016 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Healthy Women, Healthy Economies:
Enhancing Women’s Economic Participation by Improving Women’s Health and Well-Being

Women Deliver 2016

May 17, 2016
10:30am UTC+1
Room B3-3, The Bella Center

RSVP to Dr. Sarbani Chakraborty, Senior Director, Global Public Policy, Merck

The United Nations includes targets for both women’s health and empowerment in its Sustainable Development Goals. The Healthy Women, Healthy Economies initiative connects these two goals, exploring how improving women’s health and well-being can expand their economic participation and empowerment.
Join an engaging discussion that will focus on how improving women’s health and well-being can expand their economic participation, and the role of various policy and program solutions, including public-private partnerships, in addressing these complex issues.
Panelists will include:

Catherine Russell, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues
Leslie Mancuso, President & CEO, Jhpiego
Susan Herbert, Executive Vice President, Global Business Development and Strategy, Merck
Helen Scott, Executive Director, Canadian Network for Maternal, Newborn Child Health
Yemurai Nyoni, Women Deliver Youth Leader (moderator)

Learn more about Healthy Women, Healthy Economies here.
More info about the concurrent sessions at Women Deliver here.

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Date:
May 17, 2016
Time:
10:30 am - 11:30 am

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