More than 110 WTO members meeting in Argentina voluntarily commit themselves to work towards greater inclusion of women in trade following an initiative of the IGC Trade Impact Group.
Gender equality at UNITAR
Remarks by Mr. Michael Møller at XIV UNOG-DCAF Seminar: “Leveraging SDG 16 to improve implementation of SDG 5” on 24 November 2017.
An IGC-Nairobi hub was created during the UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi on 5 December 2017
The IGC Change Management Impact Group co-chaired by UNAIDS, and the UK Mission to Geneva launched a dynamic and practical checklist for International Gender Champions at the IGC-Geneva Annual Meeting.
New York/Vancouver, 15 November 2017 – A UN peacekeeper from South Africa was today awarded the United Nations’ Military Gender Advocate of the Year in Vancouver, Canada.
Making Women Count in Peace Negotiations: An honest discussion and powerful insider’s perspective testimonials
How can we prevent the exclusion of women in mediation processes? On 9 November, the Swedish Mission co-hosted the event “Making Women Count in Peace Negotiations: An Insider’s Perspective from Colombia, Syria, and the Philippines” together with Inclusive Peace & Transition Initiative (länka) and the Permanent Mission of Switzerland as part of Geneva Peace Week (länka).
Speech by Patricia Espinosa, UN's top climate change official, on the margins of ministerial meeting in Fiji, designed to prepare the UN Climate Change Conference in Bonn in November (COP23)
What is it to be masculine? Toughness? Self-sufficiency? Sexual prowess? Aggression? Watch the video of our event!
The IGC Impact Group on Trade led by Iceland, Sierra Leone, Canada and the International Trade Center, has been working on a declaration on Gender & Trade to be proposed in the margins of the next WTO Ministerial Conference this December in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Facebook Live discussion co-organized by the International Gender Champions & iKNOW Politics which will bring together a diverse panel of Geneva-based Gender Champions who will share their experiences and views on the role of male champions in promoting women’s political participation and leadership.
Highlights of the International Gender Champions during the UN General Assembly