During this side event on the margins of the 26th Conference of States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention UNIDIR will present its updated Factsheet on Gender and Chemical Weapons.
The time has come for a new global agreement to end the scourge of violence against women. Join this webinar as we mark 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, and the roll-out of the IGC Gender-based Violence Pledge.
In the context of the 26th Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Chemical Weapons Convention, “The Last Straw: How Chemical Weapons Impact Women and Break Communities” will take place on Friday, 26 November 2021, from 15:00 to 16:00 (CET), co-sponsored by Canada and Germany, with support from the French Chairmanship of the International Partnership against Impunity for the Use of Chemical Weapons.
Photo and social media campaign with International Geneva to say NO! to gender-based violence
Realizing zero tolerance through joint leadership: Launch of a publication reflecting on the peer-to-peer learning on preventing and eliminating sexual harassment
This event will launch a publication reflecting on the key messages and recommendations from the previous learning dialogues and continue the conversation on the importance of leadership in addressing, preventing and eradicating sexual harassment in the UN system. It is jointly organized by the CEB Task Force on Addressing Sexual Harassment, the UN Secretariat, UN Women and the Group of Friends to Eliminate Sexual Harassment
Champions-Only Event: Online Conference on Women’s Empowerment in the Arab Region: Recent Developments and the Way Forward
The objective of the event is to help showcase the importance of CEDAW in advancing women’s empowerment in all areas of life and invite panellists to showcase efforts to empower women in different fields. The Conference aims to serve as a platform where experiences among parliamentarians can be shared, common challenges can be identified, and solutions can be collectively devised. The event aims at contributing to the building of strong partnerships that result in stronger action towards women’s empowerment in parliaments in the Arab region.
The International Peace Institute (IPI) and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) is pleased to invite you to a virtual policy forum entitled “Where are the Women? Staying Curious about Gender in International Security.”