News

Organisational culture for gender equality: in conversation with Elizabeth Broderick and Michael Møller

As part of the Gender Champions Challenge, the Australian Mission in Geneva and the IGC held a high-level discussion to explore concrete ways to advance a more inclusive workplace culture on 23 July 2020.

IGC's Five-Year Anniversary: Changing Institutions & Mindsets

As part of IGC's Fifth Anniversary celebrations, the leaders of four Impact Groups in Trade, Disarmament, Representation & Justice, gathered on 1 July 2020 to reflect on what has worked, as well as opportunities and challenges going forward.

Five years of commitment, collaboration & impact: Champions celebrate IGC’s five-year anniversary and look forward to the future

On 29 June 2020, Champions and Alumni kicked off a week-long celebration of the International Gender Champions (IGC) initiative’s fifth anniversary during a cross-hub virtual event.

Events

Women, Peace and Security 20th Anniversary Roundtable

Women, Peace and Security 20th Anniversary Roundtable

This autumn marks the 20th anniversary since the UN Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security (WPS). A huge milestone, it finally promised mainstream attention to women’s perspectives on and experiences of war, peace and security which women’s rights activists had been pursuing for over a century.
September 23, 2020 @ 11:00
A Global Voice on Gender Equality in Nuclear: The Role of the IAEA

A Global Voice on Gender Equality in Nuclear: The Role of the IAEA

Hear personal stories from inspirational gender champions on why gender equality in the nuclear field creates a stronger, equal and more diverse workforce to fuel development and sustainability.
September 23, 2020 @ 15:00
IGC Workshop - Courageous & Constructive Conversations

IGC Workshop - Courageous & Constructive Conversations

Open to the IGC network only - By registration
September 24, 2020 @ 15:00

Nairobi Champions

Global Board

Maimunah Mohd Sharif

Executive Director, UN‐Habitat

Mohammed Abdiker

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

Inger Andersen

Executive Director, UN Environment Programme

Zainab Hawa Bangura

Director-General, United Nations Office at Nairobi

Elin Bergithe Rognlie

Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations in Nairobi, Ambassador to Kenya, Somalia and the Seychelles