The Women Deliver conference will take place in Kuala Lumpur from May 28-30. HRH Crown Princess Mette-Marit will be attending as a guest speaker on challenges related to HIV/Aids. She participates at the Conference in Her capacity as Special Envoy for UN Aids.
HRH Crown Princess Mette-Marit was appointed Special Representative for UNAIDS in 2006. During her stay in Kuala Lumpur, she will participate in several panels discussing the challenges related to combating HIV/Aids, with a particular focus on issues related to women and children. The Crown Princess will also meet with youth that work to disseminate information on reproductive health among their peers and visit a home for women and children infected or affected by HIV/Aids.
Women Deliver 2013 is the world’s largest conference focusing on health and strengthening of women’s rights. For more information about Woman Deliver 2013, please visit the website.
At the conference panels will also include daughter of former President George W. Bush, Barbara Bush and Chelsea Clinton, daughter of former President, Bill Clinton.