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.


Women who Shaped Internationalism

Women who Shaped Internationalism

An event organized by the UN Geneva Library.
October 28, 2019 @ 12:30
Beijing+25 Regional Review Meeting

Beijing+25 Regional Review Meeting

The Beijing+25 Regional Review Meeting provides a forum for UNECE member States to review progress and identify challenges in the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action.
October 29, 2019 @ 08:30
100 Years of Maternity Protection: Transforming Leave and Care Policies for All

100 Years of Maternity Protection: Transforming Leave and Care Policies for All

An event organized by the International Labour Organization.
November 08, 2019 @ 08:30

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

Stephen de Boer

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

Guy Ryder

Director-General, International Labour Organization