Maternal Mortality: Implementation and Accountability

Guidance on Using a Human Rights Approach in the Context of the Post 2015 Agenda

As the world moves forward with negotiating a post 2015 development agenda, this event will give states, UN agencies, and non-governmental organizations the opportunity to discuss the impact of the Human Rights Council resolutions on maternal mortality and morbidity, as well as remaining gaps in the realization of human rights, accountability and implementation in countries around the world.


11 September 2013, 13h00-15h00, Room XXIV
Lunch will be served and French interpretation will be available.

Flavia Pansieri, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights
Representative from Colombia, (TBC)
Lilian Sepúlveda, Director, Global Legal Program, Center for Reproductive Rights
Dalia Abd El-Hameed, the Sexual Rights Initiative
Moderator – Ms. Amanda Ellis, Permanent Representative of New Zealand