Press invitation to the conference #Shedecides in Brussels co-hosted by Sweden and Minister Isabella Lövin

Belgium's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Development Cooperation Alexander De Croo is hosting on 2 March 2017 the Brussels International Conference SHE DECIDES. This conference is coorganised with Lilianne Ploumen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of the Netherlands, Isabella Lövin, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for International Development Cooperation and Climate of Sweden and Ulla Tørnæs, Minister for Development Cooperation of Denmark in support of the Global Fundraising Initiative SHE DECIDES.

Place: Petit Sablon 8 bis, 1000 Brussels

Press card of the FPS Interior, Foreign Affairs or EU press card mandatory.

SHE DECIDES is a strong statement in support of women's human rights, in particular their sexual and reproductive health and rights. Each woman should have the right to decide freely for herself when and how many children she wants to have.

This international conference will take place at the Egmont Palace in Brussels (Place du Petit Sablon 8, 1000 Brussels). Like minded countries, NGOs and international organizations will give their support to organizations working on sexual and reproductive rights of women and girls.

The press is invited to cover the entire event. At 8.30 there is a press point by ministers Alexander De Croo, Lilianne Ploumen, Isabella Lövin and Ulla Tørnæs. At 13.00 opportunity for cameras to take a group photo.

Appointment for the press: 8.15 at Petit Sablon 8 bis, 1000 Brussels

Mandatory registration through before Monday 27 February 2017 at 12.00 at the latest. Please mention:

  • Name, given name
  • Media + function
  • Number of press card.


Annika Flensburg
Press Secretary to Minister for International Development Cooperation and Climate, and Deputy Prime Minister
Phone (switchboard) +46 8 405 10 00