News

Gender Responsive Standards Initiative

The first Gender Responsive Standards Initiative is approved & recommended at UNECE's Working Party on "Regulatory Cooperation & Standardisation Policies".
CEN & CENELEC agree to sign to sign the UNECE Declaration on Gender Responsive Standards as soon as it is opened for signature.

International Gender Champions & UN Women Joint Panel Discussion on Moving the Needle: Family-Friendly Policies in the United Nations System

The IGC and UN Women hosted a joint panel discussion around family-friendly policies at the UN such as equal parental leave and launched the #ChampionsForParentalLeave campaign!

Strategic Intelligence to Support Navigating Accelerated Complexity

The World Economic Forum's Strategic Intelligence platform uses experts from the Forum’s network of universities, think-tanks, international organizations and other research institutions around the world to highlight the context and implications of the key drivers of transformation for key issues such as Gender Parity.

Human Rights Council adopts six resolutions

Texts Deal with the Human Rights of Women and Girls, the Rights of Children, the Contribution of the Human Rights Council to the Prevention of Human Rights Violations, Technical Assistance, and the Philippines

Events

Enabling Environment Week Vienna

Enabling Environment Week Vienna

These events are primarily organised for the Vienna community, however if you have a particular interest in attending, please contact vienna@genderchampions.com.
October 19, 2020 @ 10:00
“Less Arms, more Peace” Online Conference on Women, Peace and Security and the Future of Disarmament

“Less Arms, more Peace” Online Conference on Women, Peace and Security and the Future of Disarmament

Online Conference on Women, Peace and Security and the Future of Disarmament: https://www.iipvienna.com/event-calendar/women-peace-security
October 22, 2020 @ 13:00

Geneva Champions

Global Board

Monique van Daalen

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the United Nations in Geneva
Global Board

Caitlin Kraft-Buchman

CEO / Founder, Women@TheTable

Stephen de Boer

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the World Trade Organization
Global Board

Guy Ryder

Director-General, International Labour Organization

Michelle Bachelet

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights