Ambassador Russell Travels to Copenhagen

Media Note
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
May 13, 2016


Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women’s Issues Cathy Russell will travel to Copenhagen, May 16 – 18, for the Women Deliver conference, the largest gathering on girls’ and women’s health, rights, and wellbeing in more than a decade.

Ambassador Russell will speak at the Ministers’ Forum on May 16 and a plenary session on the Sustainable Development Goals on May 18. She will also participate in side events focused on the connection between women’s health and economic empowerment, intergenerational dialogue, and data collection.

For more information on this trip, please contact Rachel Wallace at WallaceRL@state.gov.

For more information on the State Department’s work on global women’s issues, follow @AmbCathyRussell on Twitter or visit //2009-2017.state.gov/s/gwi.