UN Headquarters, North Lawn Building, Conference Room A, New York
This parallel event during the Commission on the Status of Women 2011 engaged global youth leaders, focused on promoting gender equality and the empowerment of young women and girls through innovation and new technologies, in a diverse panel discussion and interactive town hall forum.
The questions posed to the participants were as follows
- What are the main challenges for young people in your country?
- What role should men and boys have in promoting the gender agenda?
- What impact do technological advances, mobile or digital have on the empowerment of young women in your country?