(November 2000) This PRB policy brief reviews the outcome of the “Women 2000” meeting, held at the United Nations in June 2000. UN delegates from over 178 member states gathered in New York City to reaffirm their commitment to women’s rights. Meeting to review progress on the Platform for Action of the 1995 Beijing Fourth World Conference on Women, the delegates also identified initiatives for speeding up implementation of the Beijing Platform, including such areas of concern as health, education, and poverty.