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News

International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

An opinion piece by IGC Champion Melinda Reed, Executive Director, Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice (WIGJ)

COVID-19: Quarantine Measures and Their Impact on Domestic Violence

In a webinar hosted by the Co-chairs of the IGC Justice Impact Group in The Hague, Ambassador Annika Markovic and Ambassador Lisa Helfand, experts took a closer look at one particular challenge of the ongoing pandemic: domestic violence.

The Growing Power of Women in Business – The Italian Experience

Italian Ambassador to the Netherlands and International Gender Champion, H.E. Andrea Perugini shares his experience of creating a network of women entrepreneurs and developing practical guidelines to promote gender equality.

Commitment fulfilled! International Women's Day with Kate Gilmore

H.E. Matthew Neuhaus, International Gender Champion and Australian Ambassador to the Netherlands, tells us about the successful fulfillment of his commitment and draws a positive conclusion.

Events

Women, Peace and Security 20th Anniversary Roundtable

Women, Peace and Security 20th Anniversary Roundtable

This autumn marks the 20th anniversary since the UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (WPS). A huge milestone, it finally promised mainstream attention to women’s perspectives on and experiences of war, peace and security which women’s rights activists had been pursuing for over a century.
September 23, 2020 @ 11:00
IGC Workshop - Courageous & Constructive Conversations

IGC Workshop - Courageous & Constructive Conversations

Open to the IGC network only - By registration
September 24, 2020 @ 15:00
Le genre au temps des pandémies

Le genre au temps des pandémies

Une formation virtuelle organisée par l'Institut des Hautes Etudes Internationales.
November 04, 2020 @ 10:00

Den Haag Champions

Lisa Helfand

Ambassador, Embassy of Canada to the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Heinz Walker-Nederkoorn

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Embassy of Switzerland to The Netherlands

Fatou Bensouda

Prosecutor, International Criminal Court

Sigrid Kaag

Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Government of Netherlands

Fernando Arias

Director-General, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)