Dispatch

10 March 2014

UNFPA Patron H.R.H. Crown Princess Mary of Denmark Visits UNFPA Headquarters for Briefing on the ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Report


Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin with UNFPA Patron H.R.H. the Crown Princess of Denmark following a briefing at UNFPA Headquarters.

UNITED NATIONS, New York - UNFPA Patron H.R.H. the Crown Princess of Denmark was briefed by UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin on the ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Report and ways to translate it into action, including through the work of the High-Level Task Force for ICPD of which the Crown Princess is a member.

During the briefing , she was particularly interested in effective ways to push for the inclusion of sexual and reproductive rights in this context, and the Executive Director highlighted the importance of effective consensus-building around the principles of non-discrimination and non-violence.

The Crown Princess is attending the 58th Session on the UN Commission on the Status of Women.