The 5th World Assembly for Women (WAW!) and Women 20 (W20)

The 5th WAW! and W20 (engagement group of G20) was held on March 23rd and 24th in Tokyo. Minister Satsuki KATAYAMA attended panel discussions as speaker and panelist, and had bilateral meetings with women leaders.

Introduction Statement of W20 Panel Discussion 1: "Closing the Gender Gap for New Prosperity: Enhancing Governance for Women's Empowerment"

WAW! Panel Discussion: "Leadership for Regional Development and Job Creation"

Meeting with Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado, Vice President and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Panama

Meeting with Gabriela Michetti, Vice President of the Argentine Republic

Meeting with Nicole Ameline, ex Minister of Gender Equality of France and Vice-President of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW)

Meeting with Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Meeting with Li Deng, Member of the Standing Committee, Member of the Social Development Committee of the 13th National People's Congress, Member of the Party Leadership Group of the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF) , Curator of China National Museum on Women and Children