On 1 July 2019, Arancha González, Executive Director of the International Trade Centre, became Chair of the IGC Global Board.
IGC co-founder Michael Møller will complete his mandate as Director-General of UN Geneva at the end of June, thus becoming an IGC Alumnus.
Italian Ambassador to the Netherlands and International Gender Champion, H.E. Andrea Perugini shares his experience of creating a network of women entrepreneurs and developing practical guidelines to promote gender equality.
Selon la vielle tradition diplomatique, l’Ambassadeur était celui qui représente son Pays, l’Ambassadrice son épouse. Les femmes qui de plus en plus assument ce rôle devaient se faire appeler Madame l’Ambassadeur.
International Gender Champions co-founder Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto, and IGC Alumni Ambassador Laura Holgate are featured in a New York Times Op-Ed on how hard it is for women to be hired, promoted or taken seriously in national security establishments.
Because they impact the way we live, work, travel, or consume, standards play a crucial role in shaping society. The fact that women have remained largely under-represented in standardization processes has meant that the standards adopted are sometimes simply unfit - or even dangerous - for half of the world’s population.
An op-ed by Fleur Heyworth from the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP).
H.E. Matthew Neuhaus, International Gender Champion and Australian Ambassador to the Netherlands, tells us about the successful fulfillment of his commitment and draws a positive conclusion.
2017 Buenos Aires Declaration on Trade and Women’s Economic Empowerment should take credit for shift in attitudes
WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo's remarks at the opening session of the workshop co-organized by International Gender Champions’ IGC Trade Impact Group co-chairs.
International Women’s Day with International Gender Champions - An exclusive interview with Prof. Janne E. Nijman
Prof. Janne E. Nijman is the Academic Director and Member of the Board of T.M.C. Asser Instituut. She shares her toughts on International Women's Day with us.
For International Women’s Day 2019, the Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) reached out to a few International Gender Champions in The Hague to hear from them on how they view the progress made so far, and what still remains to be done to ensure gender equality and justice.
Gender Champion Antonio Hodgers makes the case for gender parity at the Geneva International Motor Show
Antonio Hodgers, the President of the Canton of Geneva, made a bold move towards gender parity by refusing to speak at the opening of the Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS) on 7 March 2019.