News

How to break down gender barriers: Champions give some tips

On the occasion of International Women's Week, 7 Champions answered the question "How to break down gender barriers?".

Commitments 2019

Commitment Inspiration from Gender-Responsive Assemblies & a new Gender Pledge (two new commitments due 31 January)

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.

Cross-cutting "Women and IP" decision adopted at WIPO

An innovative decision led by the delegation of Mexico on "Women and IP" was adopted at WIPO for the first time by the Committee on Development and Intellectual Property.

Events

Increasing synergies between the WPS agenda and arms control: insights from the ATT

Increasing synergies between the WPS agenda and arms control: insights from the ATT

An event organized by the International Gender Champions Disarmament Impact Group.
August 27, 2019 @ 13:00
Women of Mosul

Women of Mosul

An event organized by the GCSP and WILPF.
August 28, 2019 @ 12:30
Gender Lens for Arms Control Support and Sustainability:  Tools and Practices

Gender Lens for Arms Control Support and Sustainability: Tools and Practices

An event organized by the Permanent Mission of Canada to the UN in Geneva and Small Arms Survey.
August 29, 2019 @ 13:00

Geneva Champions

Global Advisory Board

Arancha González

Executive Director, International Trade Centre
Global Advisory Board

Monique van Daalen

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

Caitlin Kraft-Buchman

CEO / Founder, Women@TheTable

Rosemary McCarney

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations in Geneva

Stephen de Boer

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the World Trade Organization