The 3rd Eurasian Women’s Forum

13–15 October 2021

St. Petersburg

12

Days

06

Hours

Women:
global mission
in a new reality

Forum programme

As the world faces new challenges and threats, the 3rd Eurasian Women’s Forum will focus on the role of women in efforts to build a stable and secure future. The event will take place under the critically important theme, “Women: A Global Mission in a New Reality”.

A platform-based approach lies at the heart of the programme, enabling discussions to be categorized by various topics. These include the women’s mission to create a new agenda based on peace and trust, preserve health, achieve economic development, facilitate digitalization, protect the planet, and bring about social change.

The business programme incorporates plenary sessions, strategic and expert sessions featuring international organizations, discussion platforms featuring thought leaders, parity debates, public private dialogues, business dialogues, webinars, workshops, and business breakfasts.

Guest speakers

speaker

Valentina Matviyenko

Speaker, Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
speaker

Galina Karelova

Deputy Speaker of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation
speaker

Tatiana Valovaya

Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG); Deputy Director-General, UN; Secretary-General, Conference on Disarmament (CD); Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General to the CD
speaker

Tatyana Golikova

Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation
speaker

Zsuzsanna Jakab

Deputy Director-General, World Health Organization
speaker

Olga Lyubimova

Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation
speaker

Jacek Cukrowski (Poland)

Chief of the Europe and Central Asia Division, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
speaker

Maksut Shadayev

Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation
speaker

Vanessa Erogbogbo

Head, Women and Trade Programme, International Trade Centre

About Forum

The Eurasian Women’s Forum, regularly held since 2015, has become the largest international platform uniting female leaders from all continents where they can discuss the role of women in the modern world and work out new approaches to solving global problems.

The Forum will be held for the third time in St. Petersburg on 13–15 October. The event is organized by the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and the Interparliamentary Assembly of Member Nations of the Commonwealth of Independent States (IPA CIS).

news

The Eurasian Women’s Forum is not a one-time event which takes place once every three years. This is constant systematic work focused on addressing challenges within the country and development of women’s agenda.

Valentina Matviyenko

Speaker of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation

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