Strategic Approaches to Tackle Impunity for Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

Strategic Approaches to Tackle Impunity for Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

A panel discussion organized by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict.
June 21, 2019 @ 10:30
Hear us, See us

Hear us, See us

An exhibition organized by the United Nations Office at Geneva and the Permanent Mission of Canada.
June 25, 2019 @ 12:00
Legislating for gender equality: Eliminating gender-based discrimination and violence by 2030

Legislating for gender equality: Eliminating gender-based discrimination and violence by 2030

A side-event organized by IPU, IGC, OHCHR, UN Women and Canada in the context of the 41st session of the Human Rights Council.
June 26, 2019 @ 13:30
IGC Reception for CEDAW

IGC Reception for CEDAW

IGC is hosting a brainstorm reception for CEDAW Committee Members, Staff, and International Geneva Gender Community to promote new and innovative ways to collaborate on deeper, more effective appropriation of CEDAW recommendations among multilateral stakeholders.
October 29, 2018 @ 18:30
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
Women in International Law: Challenges and Opportunities

Women in International Law: Challenges and Opportunities

An interactive panel discussion on the challenges that women working in international law have faced and overcome, and the opportunities that they have taken and see for women in the future.
October 24, 2018 @ 13:15
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
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
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
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
'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