Previous top EU diplomat Federica Mogherini, Norwegian Foreign Minister and Cypriot females with leadership roles were among speakers of a conference organised because of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nicosia to mark the 25th anniversary associated with Beijing declaration for women’s legal rights.
Within an target, Foreign Minister Nicos Christodoulides told “Women in Diplomacy” referred towards the Ministry`s efforts to incorporate women’s legal rights to the country’s international policy and much more especially towards the appointment that is recent of Equality Advisor Josie Christodoulou.
“GenderEquality must certanly be included and mainstreamed as a horizontal concern in foreign policy. We can’t talk about and implement policies which do not consider the different requirements of females and now we can’t do this without ladies all over table, ” Christodoulides stated.
“Efforts to mainstream sex in international policy associated with the republic of Cyprus come in impact. We now have extended a number to our cooperation of like-minded nations and our long-lasting aspiration is for Cyprus to be an energetic player into the formula of policies on equality between men and women at local, European and worldwide level, ” he added.
The Ministry has drafted a framework of actions, which include targeted and certain tasks towards main-stream gender in international policy and had started creating the mandatory synergies and collaborations at bilateral and level that is multilateral to be able to market sex equality and women’s liberties.