Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Canada to the International Organisations in Vienna
By eliminating barriers to equality and helping to create better opportunities, women and girls can be powerful agents of change and improve their own lives and those of their families, communities and countries. Canada’s Feminist International Assistance Policy recognizes that supporting gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls is the best way to build a more peaceful, more inclusive and more prosperous world.
I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.
I support the IGC gender-based violence pledge.
To systematically raise the issue of gender and the IGC Network in meetings with counterparts.
To review hiring practices in the Permanent Mission to identify whether there are areas for improvement with respect to gender, and if so, implement changes.