Celebrate the launch of the Gender Responsive Assemblies Toolkit

Celebrate the launch of the Gender Responsive Assemblies Toolkit

Special lunch to celebrate the successful launch of the Gender Responsive Assemblies Toolkit at UNGA in New York and to discuss how Gender Responsive Assemblies can be made a reality by 2020.
October 18, 2018 @ 12:00
IGC Breakfast meeting

IGC Breakfast meeting

Welcome to an IGC-only breakfast that will bring together trade negotiators, human rights activists and think tanks for a thoughtful discussion on the links between women’s rights and trade.
October 19, 2018 @ 09:00
UNITAR Side Event: Women in Blue Helmets

UNITAR Side Event: Women in Blue Helmets

This side event is organized in the form of a panel discussion dedicated to a very topical issue at the current moment - increasing female participation in the UN peace operations.
October 19, 2018 @ 10:30
Storytelling@TheLibrary- Amber Heard: An Actress and Human Rights Activist

Storytelling@TheLibrary- Amber Heard: An Actress and Human Rights Activist

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the actress Amber Heard will share her captivating story and discuss her perspective on gender equality, LGBTI rights and much more.
October 22, 2018 @ 13:00
Women at the World Investment Forum

Women at the World Investment Forum

Organized under the overall theme 'Investing in Sustainable Development', the Forum will address global challenges
for international investment in the new era of globalization and industrialization. Investment stakeholders will gather to
brainstorm solution-oriented initiatives and build global partnerships to advance prosperity for all.
October 25, 2018 @ 14:30
CEDAW Reception

CEDAW Reception

Women@theTable will host a reception for the CEDAW Committee Members, Staff, and the International Geneva Gender Community to promote deeper, more effective appropriation of CEDAW recommendations among multilateral stakeholders.
October 29, 2018 @ 18:30
High-Level Conference on Women's Empowerment in the World of Work

High-Level Conference on Women's Empowerment in the World of Work

What exactly do we need to do to empower women economically worldwide? What are effective tools? And how can we implement women’s economic empowerment within Swiss corporates?
November 01, 2018 @ 11:45
17ème Forum violences domestiques

17ème Forum violences domestiques

Regards croisés sur les violences sexuelles conjugales et intrafamiliales
November 08, 2018 @ 08:30
TEDxPlaceDesNationsWomen

TEDxPlaceDesNationsWomen

TEDxPlaceDesNationsWomen is a unique event, bringing people together around “ideas worth spreading”, in the form of short, impactful speeches and performances.
December 06, 2018 @ 15:30
'Securing our common future: Promoting gender-responsive disarmament and security'

'Securing our common future: Promoting gender-responsive disarmament and security'

UN Secretary-General’s Agenda for Disarmament and concrete measures to achieve the Agenda’s call for the “equal, full and effective participation of women in all decision-making processes related to disarmament”.
October 15, 2018 @ 13:15
Plan International- The International Day of the Girl 2018

Plan International- The International Day of the Girl 2018

This event will have as its objective to inspire leaders to make long-term commitments to make Geneva more girl- and young woman-friendly, and how leaders in Geneva can meaningfully engage young women in their work and empower them to make change.
October 11, 2018 @ 12:00
Fear as a driving force? Sketch of a reflection on the effects of fear on the Quebec feminist movement

Fear as a driving force? Sketch of a reflection on the effects of fear on the Quebec feminist movement

The purpose of this seminar is to provide an exchange platform for students, including doctoral students, whose research incorporates a gender perspective.
October 04, 2018 @ 12:30
Disrupting the Gender Digital Divide: What Role for International Trade Policy?

Disrupting the Gender Digital Divide: What Role for International Trade Policy?

This session will explore the opportunities to design and implement international trade policy to support women in e-commerce with Australia, Danish and Australian academics and TradeMark East Africa at the WTO Public Forum. An IGC Trade Impact Group event.
October 04, 2018 @ 11:30
Data and Statistics for Gender-Responsive Trade Policy

Data and Statistics for Gender-Responsive Trade Policy

What statistical issues are at stake when we talk about “gender and trade” and which data are necessary for gender-responsive trade policy? Join UNCTAD, Global Affairs Canada, Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), Sweden, OECD and Equal Measures 2030 for a robust early-morning discussion at the WTO Public Forum. An IGC Trade Impact Group event.
October 04, 2018 @ 08:30
Placing Business Women at the Heart of the Trading System

Placing Business Women at the Heart of the Trading System

Further to the 2017 WTO Buenos Aires Declaration on Trade and Women’s Economic Empowerment, what are the best practices and innovative strategies designed to assist women to globalise? Come and find out during an insightful discussion between key stakeholders at the WTO Public Forum. An IGC Trade Impact Group event.
October 03, 2018 @ 08:30
Aligning Gender, Rights and Trade: Towards an inclusive resilient trading system

Aligning Gender, Rights and Trade: Towards an inclusive resilient trading system

The World Bank, CEDAW Experts, Canada and Women@theTable discuss aligning gender, human rights and trade and how to make the system more resilient and inclusive at the WTO Public Forum. An IGC Trade Impact Group event.
October 02, 2018 @ 15:30
WTO Public Forum 2018 – IGC Trade Impact Group Events

WTO Public Forum 2018 – IGC Trade Impact Group Events

The Trade Impact Group is organizing a series of interconnected events that continue the Buenos Aires Declaration on Women and Trade conversation at the WTO Public Forum. 'Aligning Gender, Rights and Trade'; 'Data and Statistics for Gender-Responsive Trade Policy'; 'Placing Business Women at the Heart of the Trading System: Innovative Models at Work'; 'Disrupting the Gender Digital Divide: What Role for International Trade Policy?'
October 02, 2018 @ 15:30
Women constructing peace in Colombia. Dialogues of knowledge, gender and local practices in the post-agreements

Women constructing peace in Colombia. Dialogues of knowledge, gender and local practices in the post-agreements

The final peace agreements in Colombia were signed in 2016 after more that fifty years of war. While enormous challenges to implement them remain, multiple local gendered practices of peace construction can be observed.
October 02, 2018 @ 09:00