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.
On the occasion of International Women's Week, 7 Champions answered the question "How to break down gender barriers?".
The Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) took another step towards gender equality in the workplace by fulfilling its first commitment for the IGC initiative with the appointment of ten OPCW Gender Focal Points
On 5 February 2019, the International Criminal Court (ICC) hosted an event launching the International Gender Champions (IGC) Hub in The Hague, organized by the Embassies of Canada and Switzerland to The Netherlands
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
Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Government of Netherlands
Director-General, Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)