Jun 14 2021

Virtual consultative meeting to promote intersectionality between Gender Equality and Disability Inclusion (GEDI)

Sector: Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI)

Virtual meeting via Zoom

Purpose of event:

  • To discuss intersectionality between disability and gender-based violence (GBV)
  • To review and agree on the Concept Note on intersectionality between Gender Equality (GE) and Disability Inclusion (DI)
  • To identify priority activities and develop a joint plan to promote Gender Equality and Disability Inclusion in both Disability and GBV sectorial institutions.

Participants: Representatives from

  • Ministry of Women’s Affairs (MoWA)
  • Disability Action Council
  • Ministry of Social Affairs, Veterans and Youth Rehabilitation (MoSVY)
  • People with Disability Foundation (PWDF)
  • ADD International
  • Cambodian Women’s Crisis Centre (CWCC)
  • Representatives of women with disabilities
  • The Australian Embassy to Cambodia
  • and ACCESS team

Chaired by: Ministry of Women’s Affairs and Disability Action Council

Supported by: Australian Government through ACCESS Program

Expected number of participants: 23 participants