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Women’s Economic Empowerment: In Conversation with President Luis Guillermo Solis

12 May 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Chatham House, London


H.E. Luis Guillermo Solis, President, Costa Rica



Costa Rica President, HE Luis Guillermo Solis, will discuss the work he led as co-chair of the United Nations High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment. The panel was set up to inform and inspire action by government, businesses and civil society to address constraints and create opportunities for women. This event will allow us to discuss concrete political and policy measures that countries around the world could take to narrow gender inequality and foster economic growth and will form an integral part of the work undertaken by the Gender and Growth Initiative at Chatham House. 

Please note, coffee will be served from 10:45 to 11:00, after which the event will begin. 

Attendance at this event is by invitation only. 

The Chatham House Rule

To enable as open a debate as possible, this event will be held under the Chatham House Rule.

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