Developing Countries: Equality

Department for International Development written question – answered on 29th March 2017.

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Photo of Paula Sherriff Paula Sherriff Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (Women and Equalities)

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what support her Department is providing to the UN's Step It Up for Gender Equality initiative.

Photo of James Wharton James Wharton The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for International Development

We support UN Women as an important partner for the UK. As the campaign asks, we have put gender equality and the empowerment of women at the heart of our development policy and programming, and are achieving impressive results for women and girls at scale.

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