Risma Attends Habitat III

Amaluddin    •    17 Oktober 2016 16:22 WIB
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Risma Attends Habitat III
Risma urged women to participate in politics (Photo: doc)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Surabaya Mayor Tri Rismaharini has called for gender equality approach to urban development.

Risma delivered a speech on the eve of the official opening of the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III).

"All women have the right to education," Risma said in her speech, according to a press release from the Surabaya administration.

Risma urged women to participate in politics. She also encouraged women to run in national or local elections.

Habitat III is a major international conference on urban development. It is held in Quito, Ecuador this week.