UN Women and Innovation Norway sign momentous partnership agreement to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment

UN Women and Innovation Norway sign momentous partnership agreement to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment
07 March 2017 UNWOMEN.org

 

UN Women and Innovation Norway, the Norwegian Government’s instrument for innovation and development of enterprises, are partnering to accelerate the achievement of gender equality and women’s empowerment through innovative technology solutions. UN Women’s Deputy Executive Director, Yannick Glemarec, and Innovation Norway’s CEO, Anita Krohn Traaset, signed the first Memorandum of Understanding between the two organizations today at a high-level event in Trondheim, Norway, where the guests of honour included the Crown princess Mette Marit and Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Børge Brende. Continue reading “UN Women and Innovation Norway sign momentous partnership agreement to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment”