News

Time to Talk on Youth, STEM & Diplomacy

On 05 May 2021, four Champions from the Vienna Hub gathered virtually to discuss the obstacles to Youth empowerment in the field of STEM, Diplomacy and the science-diplomacy nexus.

Positive first Time to Talk Conversation on Intersectionality

On 14 April 2021, five Champions from IGC Hubs of Geneva, Nairobi and Den Haag gathered to exchange on the topic of intersectionality.

Chair of the IGC Global Board Awarded Inaugural SDG5 Male Champion for Change Award

On International Women’s Day, the Chair of the IGC Global Board Mr. Martin Chungong received the Inaugural SDG5 Male Champion for Change Award.

Champions of the IGC Network and CSW

The two-week period of CSW saw hundreds of side and parallel events. To gain some clarity, the International Gender Champions Secretariat analysed the over one hundred official CSW65 side events to illustrate the main topics fellow Champions addressed in panel events.

Events

UNCTAD Call for Applications: Online course on Trade and Gender

UNCTAD Call for Applications: Online course on Trade and Gender

The course targets policymakers, academics from universities and research centres, and representatives of civil society in developing and least developed countries involved in policy formulation and implementation, research, teaching, advocacy or field work in the area of trade and gender.
May 31, 2021 @ 09:00
Making zero tolerance a reality: preventing and eliminating sexual harassment online

Making zero tolerance a reality: preventing and eliminating sexual harassment online

Jointly organized by the CEB Task Force on Addressing Sexual Harassment, the UN Secretariat and UN Women
June 17, 2021 @ 14:30
From commitment to reality: Building forward a world of work free from violence and harassment

From commitment to reality: Building forward a world of work free from violence and harassment

Launching event of the ‘ILO Action Week on Convention No. 190’. This high-level dialogue will mark the momentous entering into force of Convention No.190 and elicit a call for a renewed commitment and ambitious actions to accelerating progress to prevent, address and end violence and harassment in the world of work for all.
June 21, 2021 @ 11:00

Nairobi Champions

Global Board

Maimunah Mohd Sharif

Executive Director, UN‐Habitat

Barry Kashambo

Regional Director, International Civil Aviation Organization

Janet Mbugua

Executive Director and Founder, Inua Dada Foundation Trust

Youssoupha Niang

Regional Ombudsman, United Nations Ombudsman and Mediation Services

Mohammed Abdiker

Regional Director, International Organization for Migration/UN Migration, East and Horn of Africa