Summary Report: Gender and Economic Justice - Launch event

On November 22nd 2012, the Society for International Development (SID) and the Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) hosted the official Dutch launch of the special Development issue on gender and economic justice.

Guest speakers Lydia Alpízar Durán (AWID executive director), Ireen Dubel (senior advisor Women’s Rights. Hivos), Han Deggeller (Former Women Representative- Netherlands and member of WILPF) and Wendy Harcourt (Editor of Development) discussed gender and economic justice issues in the context of the post 2015 development agenda.

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Look at the SID-NL December Agenda. To learn more about SID Netherlands activities, how to participate or how to become member of the chapter, please visit the SID Netherlands Chapter website at

More on Development Vol. 55.3 'Gender and Economic Justice':
- SID-AWID press release
- Editorial by Wendy Harcourt: No economic justice without gender justice
- Introduction by Cindy Clarck and Lydia  Alpízar Durán:  Transforming economic power to advance women's rights and justice.

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