Theme: Parliamentary partnerships to 2020 and beyond
APPF Women Parliamentarians Meeting
a. Promoting gender equality for sustainable development and shared prosperity, realising the2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
b. Improving access for women and girls to education, innovation and technology.
c. Promoting gender equality and women’s empowerment in decision-making at all levels.
Session 1: Political and Security Matters
a. Protecting the integrity of government and parliamentary institutions.
b. Enhancing parliamentary roles in promoting peace, security and prosperity in the region.
c. Addressing drivers of radicalisation.
d. Promoting cooperation towards enhancing cybersecurity.
Session 2: Economic and Trade Matters
a. Strengthening institutions for trade and growth.
b. Food security and sustainable agricultural development.
c. Improving participation in the digital economy and enhancing connectivity throughout theregion.
Session 3: Regional Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific Region
a. Enhancing parliamentary roles in response to climate change/enhancing joint action responseto climate change.
b. Promoting regional cultural diversity and tourism.
c. Promoting sustainable development.
Final Plenary: APPF
a. Report of the Meeting of Women Parliamentarians.
b. Host Parliament of the 29th APPF (Republic of Korea).
c. Adoption of Resolutions and Joint Communiqué.