Webinar: women's economic empowerment

27 September 2016 14:00 - 15:15 GMT+1 (BST)


Abigail Hunt – Research Officer and gender lead, Development Progress, ODI

Dr. Jeni Klugman – Co-author, High Level Panel report

Jessica Woodroffe – Director, Gender and Development Network

Mekala Krishnan – Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company


ODI's Development Progress project hosted a webinar on the first report to the UN Secretary General by the High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment.

The webinar first provided a synthesis of the report's findings and leads on to an interactive discussion of the report and next steps for the implementation of its recommendations. Selected panellists provided their own short expert takes on the report and what it means for the women's economic empowerment agenda.

Watch a recording of this webinar below to find out more about the report and its recommendations.