Jun. 6, 2019
Women deliver 2019 conference has ended after resourceful presentations and resolutions .
Women delivered resources for gender equity and women empowerment in their global four days conference in 2019 Vancover Canada .
World leaders including the secretary general of the united nations , president of Canada Trudeau , president of Kenya Uhuru and that of Ghana answered present .
Other gender justice and women empowerment avocats , leaders , young ladies and women close to eight thousand gathered to discuss issues of particular concern for women like Education , Abortion and plan parenthood , access to political leadership positions and governance , health and reproductive rights , child marriages and others .
In the opening ceremony Natasha from Africa made a strong case for the young girls of the world , asking that politicians consult them before making decisions concerning them .
The African presidents gave some of the positive changes in their countries that is improving gender equity and equality .
The purpose of the conference was to engage , gather inspiration and build more gender equal world .
The leadership of the conference made sure that , their conference presentations were done in the form of main stage for world leaders , influencers , innovators and change makers .
The were keynotes , plenaries , break out sessions , workshops , film festivals and social enterprise pitches .
It should be noted that Mrs Graca Machel , widow of the late Nelson Mandela was awarded women 2019 life time achievement award .
Former united states first lady , Michelle Obama closed the conference in a key note , where she reminded the conference that the evidence is there for the benefits of investing in adolescents, girls and empowerment of women generally .
The president of Women Deliver, Katja Iversen addressed the women at the opening and in different sessions . Most of the speeches were under the theme " the power of us " .
Dr Akwo Thompson Ntuba