An opinion piece by IGC Champion Melinda Reed, Executive Director, Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice (WIGJ)
In a webinar hosted by the Co-chairs of the IGC Justice Impact Group in The Hague, Ambassador Annika Markovic and Ambassador Lisa Helfand, experts took a closer look at one particular challenge of the ongoing pandemic: domestic violence.
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.
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.
An online panel followed by a Q&A which will bring together International Gender Champions to share experiences and lessons learned in the practicalities of turning broader gender priorities into concrete practice both within government and multilateral international justice institutions.
The course targets policymakers, academics from universities and research centres, and representatives of civil society in developing and least developed countries involved in policy formulation and implementation, research, teaching, advocacy or field work in the area of trade and gender.
Den Haag Champions
Ambassador, Embassy of Canada to the Kingdom of the Netherlands
Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Embassy of Switzerland to The Netherlands
Prosecutor, International Criminal Court
Director-General, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)
Secretary-General, Hague Conference on Private International Law