Stockholm Forum on Gender Equality – Cities for Girls

Stockholm Forum on Gender Equality – Cities for Girls

Datum: 2018-04-16 till 2018-04-16


Stockholm City Conference Center

Cities for girls: Guidelines for feminist urban development

Poverty and inequality are becoming an increasingly urban phenomenon as more than one billion people now live in low-income settlements, where girls are often the most vulnerable. Challenges include a lack of safe places, gender-based violence, and access to education. Investments in girls’ access to decent work, physical and financial assets, mobility, security, and representation is crucial for sustainable development. Global Utmaning (Global Challenge) has mapped examples, stories, and lessons learned, highlighting ongoing projects at the local level. ‘Plan a city for girls – and it will work for everyone’.

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