Keynotes and Presentations – WFS 2015

Click on the links below to download the WFS 2015 presentations, abstracts and videos according to the Program.


December 10th

Best Practices Insights

Malaysia’s way Forward on Empowering the Family and the Community for Sustainable Development.

Mr. Hairil Fadzly Bin Md Akir, Azlan Bin Abd Aziz
Director of Family Development Division
National Population and Family Development Board – Malaysia

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download

DIFI: Research to Advance Family Policy

Ms. Noor Al Malki Al Jehani
Executive Director
Doha International Family Institute – Qatar

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download

A Public – Civil Society Partnership Saving Children’s Lives

Mrs. Ilda Ribeiro Peliz
President
Brazilian Association Supporting Families with Children with Cancer and Hemopathies – Brazil

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download

Inaugural Plenary Session

Mr. Nikhil Chandavarkar PhD
Chief of Communication and Outreach, Division of Sustainable Development United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

Message – click here to download

Video Message

December 11th

Plenary Session I

Promotion of productive activities supported by development-oriented policies and access to financial services, encouraging micro and small family enterprises for job creation and full employment.

Dr. Yousef Qaryouti – Jordan
Former Director of the ILO Sub-regional office for North Africa

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download

Provision of social protection policies, quality infrastructure and quality public services to respond to family needs and promoting a shared responsibility with the household and the family.

Mr. Nidhal Ben Cheikh – Tunisia
Director of the research unit on Redistribution Policies and Social Development at the Centre for Research and Social Studies (CRES)

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download

Ms. He Changmei
Vice Director of the Program Development Department, China National Committee on Ageing (CNCA)

Special Note: Legislation and Policies in relation to Older People’s Social Participation in China – click here to download

Plenary Session II

Empowering women and girls by recognizing and ending all forms of discrimination, violence and harmful practices and ensuring equal rights in the society and in the family.

Dr. Amany Asfour – Egypt
Word Family Organization Advisor
Egyptian Business Women Association President

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download

Empowering all women everywhere by giving them equal rights to economic resources, financial services, use of enabling technology, participation and leadership in political, economic and public life.

Dr. Yasmin Darwish – Mexico
International Federation for Business and Professional Women President

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Dr. Ayten Erol
Islamic Law, Family, Social Protection and Education Researcher Ankara University – Turkey

Special Note: Poverty prevention in Islam in theory and practice – click here to download

Plenary Session III

The key role of families in changing the domestic production and consumption patterns by adopting sustainable practices of prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

Dr. Anjli Doshi
Deputy General Director for Policy implementation of the National Population and Family Development Board Malaysia

PowerPoint Presentation – Click here to download