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Bertrand de Crombrugghe de Picquendaele
Current Ambassador, Embassy of Belgium in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Former Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Belgium to the United Nations in Geneva
Bertrand de Crombrugghe de Picquendaele

 

I, Bertrand de Crombrugghe de Picquendaele, support the GGC Panel Parity Pledge.

As the Permanent Representative of the Mission of Belgium to the United Nations in Geneva, I commit to also undertake the following:

My country will favour Resolutions in the Human Rights Council that contribute to uphold the human rights of women and the implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action.

My country will continue to advocate for the ratification of the CEDAW Convention and its Optional Protocol as well as for its effective implementation.

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.