News

UN steps-up action against gender-based violence

The UN has allocated new funding for women-led initiatives that combat gender-based violence.

Gender Concerns International: End Electoral Violence Against Women: Call for Support

Gender Concerns International stands in solidarity with all of those who are addressing the issue of violence against women across the globe and supports the campaign Orange the World: #16 Days of Activism.

IGC Workshop: Peer-Peer support, Mentoring and Gender Equality

Mentoring and peer-peer support are well-established and powerful development tools. When used with a gender-responsive lens, they can be mobilised to support more women, diversity, and inclusion within organisations. 

Human Rights Council: Promoting & Protecting Human Rights of Women and Girls in Conflict and Post-Conflict Situations

Article by Clara Cabrera, Spanish Ambassador at Large for Gender Equality in Foreign Policy, about resolution (A/HRC/45/L.24/Rev1) on promoting and protecting the human rights of women and girls in conflict and post-conflict situations on the occasion of the twentieth anniversary of Security Council resolution 1325 (2000)

Events

Le genre au temps des pandémies

Le genre au temps des pandémies

Une formation virtuelle organisée par l'Institut des Hautes Etudes Internationales.
November 04, 2020 @ 10:00
Feminist Foreign Policy Publication Launch by the Open Think Tank Network

Feminist Foreign Policy Publication Launch by the Open Think Tank Network

The Open Think Tank Network cordially invites you to join the launch event of its report on Feminist Foreign Policy on December 9th, 2020, 7-9pm CET.
December 09, 2020 @ 19:00

Nairobi Champions

Global Board

Maimunah Mohd Sharif

Executive Director, UN‐Habitat

Barry Kashambo

Regional Director, International Civil Aviation Organization

Mohammed Abdiker

Regional Director, International Organization for Migration/UN Migration, East and Horn of Africa

Inger Andersen

Executive Director, UN Environment Programme

Zainab Hawa Bangura

Director-General, United Nations Office at Nairobi