Applying an intersectional lens allows us to develop more effective analysis, advocacy and policies, and take IGC commitments to the next level.
The Open Think Tank Network cordially invites you to join the launch event of its report on Feminist Foreign Policy on December 9th, 2020, 7-9pm CET.
Women are under-represented in cyber security. The objective of this webinar is to discuss and demonstrate the importance of a diverse and inclusive sector for women in this sector; barriers to entry, opportunities, lessons learned & the way forward.
Vienna Discussion Forum 2020: The Future is Gender-inclusive: Global Responses in Crisis Management and Recovery
The 2020 Vienna Discussion Forum will focus on how crisis preparedness, response and recovery efforts need to be gender-responsive to ensure that they do not reinforce inequalities but rather strengthen the principles of human rights, the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, the Women, Peace and Security Agenda and the commitments of the 2030 Agenda.
What are the sex- and gender-related effects of biological weapons and disease more globally? Can awareness of sex-specific differences improve public health responses to biological weapons? And how can understanding gendered dynamics help improve strategies to minimize the spread of infection?
Online High-Level Roundtable: “Tackling the Shadow Pandemic – Violence Against Women During COVID-19 Times”
One in three women experiences physical or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Every year, the Ban Ki-moon Centre supports the global UN Women campaign “Orange the World” that takes place between the 25th of November and the 10th of December to raise awareness for this grave issue.
On Wednesday 25 November (15-16:30 CET) - the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women - the Inter-Parliamentary Union and Kofi Annan Foundation will convene a group of experts and leaders* in the field to discuss concrete solutions and policy responses, and promote their urgent adoption and implementation.