ICPD at 20—International Human Rights Conference Report

The conference report from the July 2013 meeting “Follow-up to the implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development beyond 2014” held in Noordwijk, the Netherlands, has finally been published. The conference, addressed and attended by Sofia Gruskin, is an important part of the ICPD Review process and follow-up. It provided a unique platform for meaningful dialogue between government and civil society to address human rights commitments as well as identify opportunities to strengthen the operational links between human rights and implementation of the Programme of Action.