To mark the 25th anniversary of the UN Action Plan of Beijing in 1995 on gender equality, the Danish Presidency of the Nordic Council of Ministers for Gender Equality 2020, worked together with UN Women, to make Nordic young people’s perspectives on global equality issues visible. NIKK was commissioned to develop and implement the Nordic sub-campaign #GenerationEqualityNordic, as part of the Danish Presidency’s project ‘Young, Beijing +25 and the future gender equality policy’. The campaign aimed to:
Due to Covid-19 all global summits were cancelled. In the light of this, the campaign was ended in advance. Yet, to continue the conversation, young people were invited to meet with the Nordic gender equality ministers. Their perspectives will be included in the new Nordic Co-operation Programme on Gender Equality.
2019 – 2020
Nordic Council of Ministers
Susanna Young Håkansson