Croatia’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union and the General Secretariat of the Council is organising the International Women’s Day Breakfast Event “Strong Women - Strong European Union”.

  • 2020 marks an important year for gender equality and women’s rights,celebrating the 25th anniversary of the adoption of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action.
  • Therefore, the purpose of the event is to reaffirm the importance of the promotion, protection of, and respect for the full enjoyment of women’s rights and fundamental freedoms, which are universal, indivisible, interdependent and interrelated and are essential for the empowerment of women and girls.

The event takes place at the Council of the EU in Brussels.

Please find agenda enclosed and available for download in the Resources tab.