This meeting brings together policy-makers, practitioners and researchers working on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) and gender equality and women’s empowerment (GEWE) in international development. The focus lies on the work of young professionals who have recently submitted or are in the process of finishing research as part of a Master programme, postgraduate degree, research internship or research consultancy.
The aim of this meeting is to
• disseminate young people’s knowledge on SRHR and GEWE
• create a space for open dialogue
• identify further gaps in research, policy and practice
• harvest networking opportunities
13.00 - 13.30 CEST: Welcoming words by SNNL and Lisa de Pagter
13.30 – 14.30 CEST: First round of presentations of young researchers in thematic breakout rooms (split into 2 simultaneous sessions) followed by a Q&A / discussion
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14.45 – 15.45 CEST: Second round of presentations of young researchers in thematic breakout rooms (split into 2 simultaneous sessions) followed by a Q&A / discussion
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16.00 - 17.00 : networking part
We encourage all Share-Net members to contribute to this meaningful knowledge exchange and networking opportunity with young researchers. Also the wider SRHR community is warmly invited to participate in the welcome & presentation part of the event!