News

IGC-Disarmament Impact Group is nominated as Arms Control Person(s) of the Year!

For its work creating the IGC-Disarmament Impact Group (DIG) & expanding knowledge about the importance of gender issues & practical actions for bringing gendered perspectives into disarmament discussions.
Voting is open until 7 January. Everyone is free to vote.

Cross-cutting "Women and IP" decision adopted at WIPO

An innovative decision led by the delegation of Mexico on "Women and IP" was adopted at WIPO for the first time by the Committee on Development and Intellectual Property.

IGC #ParisPeaceForum 11-13 November

International Gender Champions selected out of 990 projects to present and becomes one of ten to be chosen for the Paris Peace Forum to champion and follow for 2019.

IGC-Disarmament Impact Group holds large First Committee side event in New York

'Securing our Common Future: Promoting Gender-Responsive Disarmament and Security' led by Ireland, Namibia and UNIDIR.

Events

IGC Commitment Conversations

IGC Commitment Conversations

IGC will be organizing a series of Brown Bag Breakfasts to discuss and shape the Champions' commitments for 2019.
January 08, 2019 @ 08:30
Journée sur la rédaction inclusive

Journée sur la rédaction inclusive

Cette journée d’étude donnera l’occasion de faire le point sur l’état des pratiques et des règles applicables aux autorités dans le domaine de la rédaction inclusive ainsi que des méthodes proposées.
January 25, 2019 @ 08:00
Public Speaking for Increased Impact

Public Speaking for Increased Impact

The GCSP is supporting a growing network of women leaders in the heart of Geneva, and internationally.
January 29, 2019 @ 14:00

Geneva Champions

Global Advisory Board

Michael Møller

Director-General, United Nations Office at Geneva
Global Advisory Board

Caitlin Kraft-Buchman

Founder/ Executive Director, Women@TheTable
Global Advisory Board

Rosemary McCarney

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations in Geneva
Global Advisory Board

Stephen de Boer

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Canada to the World Trade Organization

Michelle Bachelet

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights