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Gender Champions initiative celebrates 3-year anniversary

The International Gender Champions initiative was created in Geneva 3 years ago, on 1 July 2015. Watch what the Champions think about it!

Towards Gender Parity at UN 73rd General Assembly

Letter by International Gender Champion Miroslav Lajčák, President of the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly calling for gender parity at UNGA elections next week

Staffan de Mistura s'engage pour la participation des femmes syriennes dans les négocations pour la paix en Syrie - VIDEO

«Les femmes syriennes étaient les premières à demander et obtenir que l'on puisse commencer par des cessez-le-feu.»

What you were never told about the UN Charter: Latin American women fought hard for references to gender equality

Learn how Latin American women have contributed to gender equality in the UN Charter and re-discover History!

New York Champions

António Guterres

Secretary-General, United Nations
Global Advisory Board

Jan Beagle

Under-Secretary-General for Management, United Nations

Jürg Lauber

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in New York

Sima Bahous

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United Nations in New York

Gillian Elizabeth Bird

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations in New York