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Monday, November 7

  • 11:00 - 12:30 a.m (Retiro B/C Meeting Room)

Towards the construction of comprehensive care systems: Experiences from Europe and Latin America and the Caribbean. Organized by EU-LAC Foundation, the Global Alliance for Care, the National Institute of Women of Mexico (INMUJERES), UN Women. 

  • 11:00 - 12:30 a.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

The centrality of public services for construction of Comprehensive Care Systems. Organized by Public Services International, the central group of the Care Manifesto: Rebuilding the social organization of care and LAC NGO CSW.

  • 11:00 - 12:30 a.m (Auditorio)

Security from a feminist perspective that puts care of life at the center. Organized by Corporation for Research and Social and Economic Action (CIASE), and the Latin American Women, Peace and Security Network. 

  • 13:00 - 14:30 a.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

The visibility of invisible rights: Care. Organized by Ibero-American Ombudsman Federation and Global Alliance of Local Ombudsman (AGOL)

  • 15:00 - 16:30 a.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

Cultural patterns of care and their effect on the sexual and reproductive rights of girls and adolescents. Organized by Defendiendo Nuestros Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos (DRS), Red de Coaliciones Sur, Plan Internacional, CEJIL, and RedLAC.

  • 15:00 - 16:30 a.m (Auditorio)

Multilateral Approach to the Care Economy: How connect UN reform with regulatory changes, legal and policy measures necessary to transform the care sector. Organized by GWL Voices, Women in Global Health y INMujeres México. 

  • 17:00 - 18:30 a.m (Retiro B/C Meeting Room)

Care and rurality in Central American contexts. Organized by We Effect, Diakonia, y UN Women. 

Tuesday, November 8

  • 9:00 - 10:30 a.m (Retiro B/C Meeting Room)

The Care Society: Health Transforming Women's Lives. Organized by the Panamerican Health Organization (PAHO), World Health Organization, ECLAC, UN Women, Ministry of Health, Women, Gender and Diversity of Argentina, Women’s Health Network of Latin America and the Caribbean.

  • 9:00 - 10:30 a.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

Care policies from civil society’s feminist perspective. Organized by NGO CSW LAC, RedLac, FEIM, Huairou Commission (Jamaica), CEDAW Committee of Trinidad and Tobago, Chirapaq Perú, Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir, Red de Salud de Mujeres Latinoamericanas y del Caribe, CLADEM, IPPF ACRO, Foi Feminista, Public Service International, IPAS.

  • 9:00 - 10:30 a.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

The role of migrant women and girls in the ecosystem of care work and human mobility in Latin America and the Caribbean: evidence and pending challenges. Organized by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), UN Women, UNHCR, CSM and Quito Process, CRM, COMMCA, CELADE, UNICEF, State and civil society representatives

  • 9:00 - 10:30 a.m (Auditorio)

The construction of the care society, contributions of education and digital technologies. Organized by Cátedra Regional UNESCO Mujer, Ciencia y Tecnología en América Latina - FLACSO Argentina, Ceibal (Uruguay), UNDP Panama and the Univeristy of Chile.

  • 11:00 a.m - 12.30 p.m (Retiro B/C Meeting Room)

Care networks: from the ancestral to the technological. An innovative proposal from the perspective of rural and indigenous women's networks. Organized by Colectivo de Mujeres del Gran Chaco, Redes Chaco, Fundación AVINA, Fundación Gran Chaco (Argentina), Asociación Cultural para el Desarrollo Integral (Argentina), Fundación Nativa (Bolivia), Cerdet (Bolivia), Grupo Sunu (Paraguay), and INTA ARGENTINA.

  • 11:00 a.m - 12.30 p.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

Social protection and decent work for paid domestic workers: priority pillars in care societies. Organized by Confederación Latinoamericana y del Caribe de Trabajadoras del Hogar (CONLACTRAHO), Conferencia Interamericana de Seguridad Social (CISS), CARE América Latina y el Caribe, and the Comité de América Latina y el Caribe para la Defensa de los Derechos de las Mujeres (CLADEM).

  • 11:00 a.m - 12:30 p.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

Strategic alliances in care: the role of the business sector in reconciling personal, family and work life. Organized by the Iniciativa de Paridad de Género (IPG) Panama, Ministry of Social Development (MIDES), UN Women Regional Office, the Gender Parity Initiatives of Latin America (Ecuador, Costa Rica, Colombia), and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)

  • 11:00 a.m - 12.30 p.m (Auditorio)

Care work: what happens with girls and adolescents who are married or in unions? Organized by Girls Not Brides: the Global Partnership to End Child Marriage, UNFPA, UNICEF, UN Women, ECLAC and MESECVI.

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

Care in paid work: Leave and care services for greater equality in the world of work. Organized by the International Labour Organization (ILO), Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security (Argentina); Confederación Sindical de Trabajadores/as de las Américas (CSA/TUCA), Organización Internacional de Empleadores (OIE), CEPAL, UN Women, UNDP, and the Ministry of Women, Gender and Diversity of Argentina.

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

Care in Latin America: multi-stakeholder strategies and experiences for advancing a gender equality agenda. Organized by the Equipo Latinoamericano de Justicia y Género (ELA), Corporación Humanas Chile; National Women’s Institute (INMUJERES) of Mexico, International Disability Alliance (IDA), UNICEF Argentina, UN OHCHR, Global Alliance for Care, and the Articulación Regional Feminista

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Auditorio)

ISOQUITO PRESENTATION 2021. Organized by Cotidiano Mujer and the Articulación Feminista Marcosur.

Wednesday, November 9

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

We want ourselves without debt. Public and private debts from a feminist perspective and human rights approach. Organized by the Ministry of Women, Gender and Diversity of Argentina.

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

Feminist development cooperation policies: perspectives and priorities in Latin America and the Caribbean. Organized by the Division for Gender Affairs at ECLAC, and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ).

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Auditorio)

Between social fabrics and the State: Territorial and community experiences of care. Organized by CISCSA Ciudades Feministas (Córdoba, Argentina), Asociación Civil Lola Mora (Bs As, Arg), INMUJERES (México), Alcaldía de Bogotá, (Colombia), Belém Do Pará Municipality (Brasil), Ministry of Public Works (Argentina), UNOPS, UN Women (Argentina and Brasil offices).

  • 18:15 - 19:45 p.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

Avances logrados y nuevos compromisos para el Fondo Regional de Apoyo a Organizaciones y Movimientos de Mujeres y Feministas de América Latina y el Caribe. Organized by ONU Mujeres, y la División de Asuntos de Género de la Comisión Económica para América Latina y el Caribe (CEPAL).

  • 18:15 - 19:45 p.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

Supporting the Global Alliance for Care by providing Data, Research and Evidence for Policies in Latin America and the Caribbean. Organized by United Nations Research Institute for Social Development (UNRISD), Global Alliance for Care (GAC), INMUJERES (México), y International Development Research Center (IDRC).

  • 18:15 - 19:45 p.m (Auditorio)

Legislating for the promotion of the economic empowerment of women in Ibero-America: Advancing the Care Agenda. Organized by Ibero-American General Secretariat (SEGIB) and UN Women. 

Thursday, November 10

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

The Green Wave in Latin America: lessons learned and challenges to protect access to safe abortion within the framework of the society of care approach in the region. Organized by the Government of Mexico, the Government of Argentina and Fòs Feminista.

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

Women's leadership in care agendas: From why to strategies. Organized by Inter-American Task Force on Women's Leadership, Government of Uruguay, Government of Canada, and member institutions of the Task Force: Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM/OEA), Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), ParlAmericas, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), UN Women, Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), IberoAmerican General Secretariat (SEGIB), International IDEA, Caribbean Women in Leadership (CIWiL), and the Latin American and Caribbean Committee for the Defense of Women's Rights (CLADEM).

  • 13:15 - 14:45 p.m(Auditorio)

Community Care in Latin America and the Caribbean. Organized by the Government of Bolivia, UNDP, ECLAC, UN Women, ILO, and OXFAM.

  • 18:15 - 19:45 p.m (Golden Horn Meeting Room)

Regional cooperation to put an end to tax evasion and avoidance and mobilize resources for care policies in Latin America and the Caribbean. Organized by the Independent Commission for the Reform of International Corporate Taxation (ICRICT), and the Division for Gender Affairs of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (DAG-CEPAL).

  • 18:15 - 19:45 p.m (Catalinas Meeting Room)

Addressing care without leaving anyone behind. Good practices towards the construction of a Comprehensive Care System in Argentina, with rights and equality. Organized by the United Nations System in Argentina.

  • 18:15 - 19:45 p.m (Auditorio)

Care at the center: Access of domestic workers to social security. Advances and Challenges in Latin America. Organized by the National Institute of Women of Mexico (INMUJERES), Global Alliance for Care, International Labour Organization (ILO), IberoAmerican Social Security Organization (OISS) and UN Women.