Know the Gap! Looking for Gender Parity: Gender Lecture Series 2021/2022

The Gender Lecture Series ‘Know the GAP! Looking for Gender Parity’ is organized by
Prof. Elisa Fornalé who is leading the SNSF-funded research project ‘Gender Equality in the Mirror (GEM): Clothing the Invisibility of Women’s Participation at International Level’ housed at the World Trade Institute, University of Bern.
December 07, 2021 @ 13:30

Feminist Foreign Policy Publication Launch by the Open Think Tank Network

The Open Think Tank Network cordially invites you to join the launch event of its report on Feminist Foreign Policy on December 9th, 2020, 7-9pm CET.
December 09, 2020 @ 19:00

Webinar on Women in Cyber Security by WINS (World Institute of Nuclear Security)

Women are under-represented in cyber security.  The objective of this webinar is to discuss and demonstrate the importance of a diverse and inclusive sector for women in this sector; barriers to entry, opportunities, lessons learned & the way forward.
December 02, 2020 @ 16:00

Vienna Discussion Forum 2020: The Future is Gender-inclusive: Global Responses in Crisis Management and Recovery

The 2020 Vienna Discussion Forum will focus on how crisis preparedness, response and recovery efforts need to be gender-responsive to ensure that they do not reinforce inequalities but rather strengthen the principles of human rights, the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, the Women, Peace and Security Agenda and the commitments of the 2030 Agenda.
November 27, 2020 @ 10:30

Gender, Bioweapons, COVID-19: Connecting the Dots

What are the sex- and gender-related effects of biological weapons and disease more globally? Can awareness of sex-specific differences improve public health responses to biological weapons? And how can understanding gendered dynamics help improve strategies to minimize the spread of infection?
November 26, 2020 @ 14:00

Online High-Level Roundtable: “Tackling the Shadow Pandemic – Violence Against Women During COVID-19 Times”

One in three women experiences physical or sexual violence at least once in their lifetime. Every year, the Ban Ki-moon Centre supports the global UN Women campaign “Orange the World” that takes place between the 25th of November and the 10th of December to raise awareness for this grave issue.
November 26, 2020 @ 09:00

Eliminating Violence Against Women in Politics

On Wednesday 25 November (15-16:30 CET) - the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women - the Inter-Parliamentary Union and Kofi Annan Foundation will convene a group of experts and leaders* in the field to discuss concrete solutions and policy responses, and promote their urgent adoption and implementation.
November 25, 2020 @ 15:00