Philip Griffiths
Head of Secretariat, The Wassenaar Arrangement
Philip Griffiths

I welcome the opportunity to make this pledge. I and my Secretariat team are committed to playing our part in encouraging and supporting gender equality across the organization in order to strengthen contributions to international peace and security. I wish the initiative every success among the Vienna multilateral community and its global objectives.

I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.
  • Further strengthen the focus on gender equality in Secretariat strategic/contingency planning and management measures in 2021, including staff training and development.

  • Support WA Participating States in enhancing gender balance when providing leaders and delegates to WA bodies and processes in 2021, including in technical, operational assessment and outreach areas.