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.
Expert Group Meeting: Gender and Diversity in front line humanitarian negotiations
One day expert working group meeting hosted by the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment (UN Women), the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA), the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Side event to the annual Centre of Competence on Humanitarian Negotiations conference on frontline negotiations.