ENB:06:40 [Next] . [Previous] . [Contents]

SLOVAKIA:

The representative said that the Programme of Action represents a diverse number of views. The implementation of the Programme of Action requires effective follow-up. ECOSOC can play a useful role in this regard. Slovakia will prepare a national Programme of Action in preparation for the WSSD and the Women"s Conference. The advancement of the role of women is crucial to bringing about change. There is a need to re-evaluate national and international programmes to bring them in line with the Cairo Programme of Action.