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.
The Contribution of Latin American Women to Gender Equality in the Charter of the United Nations
This event is an opportunity to honor and reaffirm our commitment to the equal rights of men and women, as envisaged by the extraordinary Latin American women who pioneered the struggle to commit the UN with gender equality since its inception.