News

International Gender Champions network launched in Vienna !

On 14 June 2017, heads of international organizations, permanent missions and civil society entities in Vienna met at the Vienna International Centre and pledged to break down gender barriers.

Martin Chungong succeeds Arancha González as Chair of the IGC Global Board

On 3 February 2020, the IGC Global Board unanimously appointed Mr. Martin Chungong, Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), as its new Chair.

10 Ways to Improve Gender Equality at the UN

An op-ed signed by International Gender Champions Martin Chungong (IPU) and Caitlin Kraft-Buchman (Women@TheTable).

A successful Paris Peace Forum!

A year after their selection as a winning project for innovative global governance, the International Gender Champions were back at the second edition of the Paris Peace Forum from 11 to 13 November 2019.

Vienna Champions

Kjersti E. Andersen

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Norway to the International Organisations in Vienna

Barbara Žvokelj

Permanent Representative, Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the UN, OSCE and other International Organizations in Vienna

Alicia Buenrostro Massieu

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Mexico to International Organizations in Vienna

Natasha Cayer

Ambassador & Permanent Representative, Delegation of Canada to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Simonetta Di Pippo

Director, United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs