Key Recommendations of Jordan Consultations on Brussels III Conference, January 2019

15 Feb 2019

Ahead of the Third Brussels Conference “Supporting the future of Syria and the region”, 12 -14 March 2019, the Delegation of the European Union to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, the EuroMed Feminist Initiative  and UN Women Jordan Country Office supported a number of Syrian activists and Jordanian civil society organizations active in the field of women's human rights and the Jordan Response Plan to the Syria Crisis to convene and discuss their strategy for policy advocacy on gender equality and women’s empowerment ahead of the Brussels conference. The consultations took place on 21 and 29 January 2019 at the Holiday Inn Hotel, Amman. 

The participants in the consultations discussed needs and priorities in Jordan in six identified areas: education, health, legal protection, social protection, livelihoods and the role of women in the future of Syria. Based on these, they produced key messages and recommendations to the Brussels Conference.