Media advisory: UN Women Deputy Executive Director Lakshmi Puri attends APEC 2017 in Viet Nam

Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2017

UN Women Deputy Executive Director Lakshmi Puri is visiting Hue City, Viet Nam to attend the Public-Private Dialogue on Women and the Economy – Women Entrepreneurs Forum in the framework of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC 2017). On Thursday, September 28, UN Women Deputy Executive Director will deliver a keynote address at the event. The Forum emphasizes the importance of the effort on women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work to achieve sustainable, innovative and inclusive growth in Asia-Pacific and beyond.

WHEN: 28 September, 9.00 – 5.00 p.m.

WHERE: Indochina Place Hotel, 105A Hung Vuong Street, Hue City, Thua Thien Hue Province, Viet Nam

INFORMATION FOR MEDIA: The event is open to APEC accredited media. Information on APEC media accreditation is on this link. All media representatives must be accredited and wear their identification badge to gain access to the meeting venue and facilities. A press release will be available on the day. More information on the event and on APEC 2017 is available on this website.

Media inquiries:
Thao Hoang, Email: hoang.thao[at]unwomen.org; Tel: + 84 1205 14 3996

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