Power. Progress. Change.
3-6 June 2019 • Vancouver, Canada
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The Women Deliver 2019 Conference will take place 3-6 June 2019 in Vancouver, Canada and will be the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women in the 21st century. It will serve as a catalyst for advocates working to achieve a more gender equal world.

More than 6,000 world leaders, influencers, advocates, academics, activists, and journalists will flock to Vancouver with the drive to accelerate progress for girls and women everywhere.

The conference will present new knowledge, promote world-class solutions, and engage a broad spectrum of voices. It will focus on several issues from health, nutrition, education, economic and political empowerment to human rights, good governance, and girls’ and women’s agency and equality.

Who We Expect
  • 8,000 attendees
  • 3,200 organizations
  • Over 165 countries
  • 1,400 young people
  • 300 journalists
  • 100,000 Virtual & Satellite Event Participants
  • 1,000+ Private sector representatives from multiple industries
  • UN Agencies and government representatives including ministers and parliamentarians from 50+ countries
Registration Information

Thank you for your interest in attending The Women Deliver 2019 Conference in Vancouver, Canada. We are currently at capacity and have closed registration.

We currently have more than 1,500 names on our waitlist and everyone on the waitlist will be notified of the status of their registration request no later than May 15. At this time, there is no other avenue to register to be on-site in Vancouver and due to the volume of interest we will not be able to respond to emails or phone calls related to the waitlist.

However, on-site attendance is not the only way to participate in the Women Deliver 2019 Conference. We urge you to register for WDLive, our Virtual Conference. We will be streaming a robust 4-day program exclusively for our online audience to enjoy and interact with, both on WD2019.org and Facebook. Additionally, consider hosting a Satellite Event to join the global dialogue – we have a toolkit to get your started. And of course, we welcome you to join the conversation on social media using #WD2019.

About
Vancouver, Canada

The Women Deliver 2019 conference will be hosted in the award-winning Vancouver Convention Centre, a LEED® Platinum certified, state-of-the-art facility on the waterfront in beautiful downtown Vancouver. A vibrant city, Vancouver is located on Canada’s west coast and is an ideal location to host an international event.

In addition to having the technical capacity to host a conference of this size, Canada is one of the countries in the world that consistently prioritizes and invests in girls and women. These shared values make Canada an especially appropriate choice for the Women Deliver 2019 Conference.

Our government is committed to making the changes necessary to
give women and men equal footing in our society, here in B.C.

– Honourable John Horgan, Premier of British Columbia

For more information on Vancouver, please visit www.tourismvancouver.com

Of note, the conference is being hosted on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Tsleil-Waututh, Musqueam, Squamish Nations people.

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