Beijing + 20: An International Women’s Day Discussion 14:00 8th Mar / The Bookworm – Beijing

In 1995 Beijing hosted the UN’s Fourth World Conference on Women, with delegates creating a “Beijing Platform for Action” to further gender equality and women’s empowerment. Twenty years later, where do we stand? To celebrate International Women’s Day — and as a special prologue to this year’s Bookworm Literary Festival — join Joan KaufmanDirector of Columbia Global Centers | East Asia, Su Wenying from UNICEF, and others for a discussion about Chinese women’s rights, employment disparities, domestic and family violence, and more.

Price: 50 RMB (40 for Bookworm members), with proceeds going to charity.

  • Tickets are available at The Bookworm and online via Yoopay.