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.

‘Build back better’: Shaping a gender-equitable post-COVID-19 world

On 6 May 2020, the International Gender Champions network held its third session of a new webinar series entitled "COVID-19 & Gender Equality: Living up to the Challenge".

'Get fit for the challenge': The need for organisations to lead by example

On 29 April 2020, the International Gender Champions network held its second session of a new webinar series entitled "COVID-19 & Gender Equality: Living up to the Challenge".

COVID-19 & Gender Equality: At work, at home, across our programmes

An opinion piece by Champion Henrietta Fore, Executive Director of UNICEF.

Events

Gender Implications of Covid-19

Gender Implications of Covid-19

A WebTalk organized by the Permanent Mission of Israel to the United Nations in Geneva.
June 09, 2020 @ 15:00
Super IGC Focal Points meeting

Super IGC Focal Points meeting

An online meeting organized by the IGC Secretariat to gather IGC Focal Points across the six IGC hubs.
June 11, 2020 @ 15:00
IGC's Fifth Anniversary: 5 years, 5 days of celebration

IGC's Fifth Anniversary: 5 years, 5 days of celebration

A virtual celebration organized by the International Gender Champions.
June 29, 2020 @ 14:55

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