Champion
Li Yong
Director General, United Nations Industrial Development Organisation
Li Yong

Women are powerful agents of change. Gender equality in inclusive and sustainable industrial development is more than a matter of human rights, it will also allow economies to grow faster, lift people out of poverty and enable sustainable development.

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.
  • Ensure a gender perspective is included in my town hall meetings with staff

  • Develop a new UNIDO Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women Strategy