May 26, 2022 @ 15:00 – May 26, 2022 @ 16:20


Join the next peer-to-peer learning dialogue on the latest work of the Chief Executives Board (CEB) Task Force on Addressing Sexual Harassment within the Organizations of the UN System, as well as civil society partners and UN Member States.

The UN System, together with external experts, will discuss good practices and efforts being undertaken to tackle sexual harassment in the field, through a victims’-rights based approach.

Co-hosted by the Group of Friends on Addressing Sexual Harassment, the CEB Task Force on Addressing Sexual Harassment, the UN Secretariat and UN Women, the event will deepen the dialogue on continued joint efforts to prevent sexual harassment within the UN system and beyond.



  • H.E. Ms. Rabab Fatima, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the United Nations
  • H.E. Mr. Mark Zellenrath, Ambassador and Deputy Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations
  • Ms. Kelly Clements, Chair of the CEB Task Force on Addressing Sexual Harassment within the Organizations of the UN System
  • Ms. Anita Bhatia, Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director, UN Women
  • Ms. Martha Helena Lopez, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Resources, United Nations
  • Ms. Jane Connors, Assistant Secretary-General and United Nations Victims’ Rights Advocate
  • Mr. Edward Kallon, United Nations Resident Coordinator in Zimbabwe
  • Professor Angela Onwuachi-Willig, Dean and Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law
  • Ms. Emily May, Executive Director, Right to Be
  • Mr. Ravi Verma, Director, Asian Regional Office, International Centre for Research on Women
  • Facilitated by: Ms. Katja Pehrman, Senior Advisor, Focal Point for Women in the UN System, UN Women


Find more information about the programme here and register here to the event.