Collective intelligence and digital skills as drivers for empowerment
The new Millennia2025 Foresight exercise
Labellisé par l'ONU Femmes France et Génération Egalité Voices, en partenariat avec le Secrétariat d'Etat chargé de l'égalité entre les femmes et les hommes et de la lutte contre les discriminations de la République française
v Mobilization of the Millennia2025 Foundation for the UN Commission on the status of women (CSW)
The sixty-fourth session of the UN Women Commission on the Status of Women (CSW64) will focus on "the review and appraisal of the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action and the outcomes of the 23rd special session of the General Assembly which took place on 16th November 2000, with a Pledge to ensure the realization of societies in which both women and men work together towards a world where every individual can enjoy equality, development and peace in the twenty-first century (Art. 10). The review will include an assessment of current challenges that affect the implementation of the Platform for Action and the achievement of gender equality and the empowerment of women and its contribution towards the full realization of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
The Millennia2025 Women and Innovation International Foundation is a think and action tank for women's empowerment and equality since 2007. The Foundation has been granted the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) special consultative status in 2019. Since 2010, it has contributed to the sessions of the Commission on the Status of Women in collaboration with The Destree Institute, in special ECOSOC status since 2012.
v Millennia2025: an innovative co-construction since 2007
Since 2014, the Millennia2025 Women and Innovation Foundation is building the concrete actions of the Millennia2015 Action Plan for Women's Empowerment and Equality finalized with the Patronage of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in Paris in December 2012. This Action Plan results from the Foresight Research Process initiated in 2007 at the global level by Marie-Anne Delahaut applying a foresight method designed within The Destree Institute, implemented since 2012 by the Millennia2025 Foundation and built by with the Millennia2025 International Voluntary Researcher' Network.
The history and method of Millennia2025 are related in the 608 pages book Together for Equality!, Foresight, International Networks and Concrete Actions for Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality: 2007-2017 Report - Objective 2025, written by Marie-Anne Delahaut, president-CEO of the Millennia2025 Foundation and prefaced by Mrs. Irina Bokova, then Director-General of UNESCO. The book is written in French but most of chapters are presented in English on the www.millennia2015.org website.
Several concrete actions are developed by the Millennia2025 Women and Innovation Foundation, in the field of eHealth at the WeObservatory for women and eHealth created and chaired by Véronique Inès Thouvenot, co-founder, scientific director of the Millennia2025 Foundation and founder of Zero Mothers Die, or in the field of solidarity and innovation with Millennia2025 Solidarity-Women, Millennia2025 She4Innovation and MAD-Skills "Master, Activate and Dynamize your skills online" to learn, share and work by valuing your talents and business activities.
The Millennia2025 Intelligence Platform, structured by MAD-Skills, aims to be a citizen-driven, pedagogical and reproducible innovation engine, for the valorization of talents and skills, through intergenerational and inclusive transmission.
Millennia2025 Women and Innovation Foundation
Organization in Special Consultative Status
with the United Nations Economic and Social Council
(ECOSOC) since 2019