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Goals for Girls Post-2015: Win, lose or draw? Drinks reception and photographic exhibition, with opening remarks from high-level EU and UN representatives.

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Drinks reception and photographic exhibition, Goals for Girls Post-2015: Win, lose or draw? with opening remarks from EU and UN representatives
Hosted by: Luxembourg Presidency of the Council of the EU
Speakers: Martine Schommer, Director for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid, Government of the Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
Barbara Pesce-Monteiro, Director of UNDP/UN Brussels
Aida, girls' rights advocate from Senegal
Moderator: Ester Asin, Director and EU Representative, Save the Children
Date: Monday 12 October 2015
Time: 18.00-19.30 (Registration from 17.30)
Location: Permanent Representation of Luxembourg to the EU, Avenue de Cortenbergh 75, 1000 Brussels

The reception will officially launch the fifth annual European Week of Action for Girls 2015.

It will serve as a celebration of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals, providing a timely opportunity to reflect on what the EU and Member States need to do to ensure these goals work for girls around the world.

Drinks and hors d'oeuvres will be provided.

Please note that places are limited and registration is required for security. Please confirm your participation by emailing by 8 October 2015.