Alex Conte
Executive Director, Child Rights Connect
Alex Conte

The need for gender equality cuts across all levels and all ages. As the head of an organisation dedicated to promoting and protecting the rights of all children in all places, I am committed to ensuring that what we do is relevant for and to all children regardless of their gender.

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.
  • To arrange training for staff, and/or peer exchange with other NGO colleagues, on the use of gender-transformative and age-responsive language.

  • To review existing policies and practices to ensure a healthy work-life balance and family-friendly environment for staff that takes into account gender-specific needs.