Women and Global Diplomacy

Women and Global Diplomacy

The UN Museum Geneva presents a temporary exhibition on Women and Global Diplomacy: From Peace Movements to the United Nations
May 18, 2018 @ 12:30
How can we turn the Secretary General's strategy for gender parity from policy to reality?

How can we turn the Secretary General's strategy for gender parity from policy to reality?

Briefing with Ms Katja Pehrman, Senior Advisor at UN Women
May 25, 2018 @ 16:00
Women's Voices in the Media: Changing the World

Women's Voices in the Media: Changing the World

Jill Abramson, Senior Lecturer at Harvard University, in partnership with the Permanent Mission of the United States to the United Nations, will explore key female voices.
May 29, 2018 @ 18:30
SEVEN

SEVEN

SEVEN stories, SEVEN women. Performed as a reading in more than 42 countries, SEVEN the play tells the stories of seven courageous women activists from Russia, Pakistan, Nigeria, Northern Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala and Cambodia who overcame abuse of power and advanced Women’s rights. First time ever in Geneva and at the United Nations, this major event will be opened by a powerful performance by world-renowned opera singer Barbara Hendricks.
June 14, 2018 @ 18:30
4th IGC Focal Points Meeting 2017 - Geneva

4th IGC Focal Points Meeting 2017 - Geneva

4th Quarterly Meeting of the IGC Focal Points in Geneva
November 21, 2017 @ 10:00
The History of The Family. The common roots of Europe

The History of The Family. The common roots of Europe

Public Lecture by Dalia Leinartė, Chairperson of the UN CEDAW Committee
November 15, 2017 @ 18:00
Making Women Count in Peace Negotiations: An Insider’s Perspective from Colombia, Syria, and the Philippines

Making Women Count in Peace Negotiations: An Insider’s Perspective from Colombia, Syria, and the Philippines

Organised by the Inclusive Peace & Transition Initiative at the Graduate Institute, the United Nations Department of Political Affairs and the Permanent Missions of Switzerland and Sweden to the United Nations in Geneva as part of the 2017 Geneva Peace Week.
November 09, 2017 @ 18:30
“Living Peace: The Story of Abby and Kyalu” Short Film Screening

“Living Peace: The Story of Abby and Kyalu” Short Film Screening

Watch an incredible short story on screen and join in on the discussion about gender equality and conflict prevention. The film will be followed by a discussion on Conflict Prevention, Gender Equality and Masculinities with Mr. Benoit Ruratotoye from the Living Peace Institute (Great Lakes), organized by Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) and the Maison de la Paix Gender and Diversity Hub, which includes GICHD, IHEID Gender Centre, the Gender and Mine Action Programme, Small Arms Survey & GCSP
November 08, 2017 @ 16:00
Building Youth Leadership to Prevent Gender-Based Violence and the Outbreak of Conflicts

Building Youth Leadership to Prevent Gender-Based Violence and the Outbreak of Conflicts

Join us for an exciting discussion on youth leadership as a key to peacebuilding, organized by World Young Women’s Christian Association (World YWCA), Sonke Gender Justice, Men Engage Alliance, GCSP, GICHD, Gender Centre at IHEID, Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) & Gender and Mine Action Program (GMAP).
November 08, 2017 @ 14:00
Prevention, Accountability, and Gender: International Responses and Fighting Impunity by Investigating and Prosecuting Sexual and Gender Based Violence

Prevention, Accountability, and Gender: International Responses and Fighting Impunity by Investigating and Prosecuting Sexual and Gender Based Violence

This event organized by the Permanent Missions of Finland and Liechtenstein will focus on international initiatives, developments and jurisprudence in investigating and prosecuting sexual and gender-based violence.
November 07, 2017 @ 12:30
Documenting, Investigating and Prosecuting Conflict-related Sexual and Gender-based Violence: The Case of Syria and Iraq

Documenting, Investigating and Prosecuting Conflict-related Sexual and Gender-based Violence: The Case of Syria and Iraq

Interactive discussion with two investigators about the challenges and importance of investigating SGBV, focusing on the pathways to justice for crimes in Syria and Iraq, co-hosted by UN Women, the Permanent Mission of Canada to the UN and Justice Rapid Response.
October 25, 2017 @ 14:15
The Man Box: What Toxic Masculinities Mean and What Can be Done

The Man Box: What Toxic Masculinities Mean and What Can be Done

What is it to be masculine? Acting tough? Self-sufficiency? Sexual prowess? Aggression?
October 17, 2017 @ 19:30
Gender equality and women’s empowerment in the Global Compact on Refugees

Gender equality and women’s empowerment in the Global Compact on Refugees

Side event of the thematic discussions of the Global Compact on Refugees, organized by UN Women and UNHCR
October 17, 2017 @ 14:30