Ambassador, Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of the Republic of Latvia to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva
Full political, social and economic gender equality is a prerequisite for sustainable peace and development. We cannot achieve longstanding peace, respect for human rights and a prosperous future for the next generations by excluding half of the world’s population.
I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.
I support the IGC gender-based violence pledge.
Advocate for the protection and realization of the equal rights of women and girls in speeches, negotiations, multilateral fora, and all forms of media in a consistent and targeted manner.
Apply intergenerational leadership by engaging with youth leaders, building relationships, sharing power and space, and creating opportunities for their voices and leadership.