Yoka Brandt
Permanent Representative, Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations
Yoka Brandt

Society can’t succeed when half of its population is held back. We should raise our voice for equal participation, for equal opportunities and for equal rights. I hereby pledge to raise my voice for gender equality, and to promote an organizational culture that embraces diversity and equal opportunities within the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations.

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.

I support the IGC gender-based violence pledge.

Personal Commitments

I will consistently advocate for gender equality and women's empowerment in resolutions, statements and side events.
I will increase our collective understanding of diversity and inclusion in the workplace, through the promotion of dialogue and learning on gender.