Michelle Bachelet
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
Michelle Bachelet

Promoting progress towards building a world that guarantees the rights of women and girls is more than a challenge. It’s a necessity and an obligation.

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.

I support the IGC gender-based violence pledge.

Personal Commitments

Implement a new “gender accreditation programme” that will reinforce the capacity of OHCHR country offices to integrate gender in advocacy and programmatic work
Ensure the meaningful involvement and participation of young women of diverse origins in programmes and initiatives led by OHCHR at global, regional and national level (expert meetings; panels discussions; capacity building activities, technical cooperation initiatives).