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.
Women, Peace and Security: lessons from women’s role in the Northern Ireland peace process
Film screening and discussion on the state of the Women, Peace and Security agenda organized by the Permanent Mission of Ireland and Interpeace in collaboration with the International Gender Champions initiative.