IGC-Disarmament Impact Group is nominated as Arms Control Person(s) of the Year!

For its work creating the IGC-Disarmament Impact Group (DIG) & expanding knowledge about the importance of gender issues & practical actions for bringing gendered perspectives into disarmament discussions.
Voting is open until 7 January. Everyone is free to vote.

Europol hosts its first Diversity & Inclusion Networking event

On 28 November, Diversity contacts points from 8 international organisations and embassies joined Europol Diversity & Inclusion Steering Group for a day of reflexion and exchange.

Top officials of the International Criminal Court (ICC) join the IGC Hub in The Hague

President Chile Eboe-Osuji, Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda and Registrar Peter Lewis have agreed to become International Gender Champions

Embassy of Ireland Hosts Discussion on Promoting Gender at the ICC

Representatives of the International Criminal Court and victim’s organisations reaffirmed the need to balance the Rome Statute definition of gender with the respond to the needs of victims and ensuring their voices are heard

Den Haag Champions

Heinz Walker-Nederkoorn

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Embassy of Switzerland

Sabine Nölke

Ambassador, Embassy of Canada to the Kingdom of 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)