On 14 April 2021, five Champions from IGC Hubs of Geneva, Nairobi and Den Haag gathered to exchange on the topic of intersectionality.
On International Women’s Day, the Chair of the IGC Global Board Mr. Martin Chungong received the Inaugural SDG5 Male Champion for Change Award.
The two-week period of CSW saw hundreds of side and parallel events. To gain some clarity, the International Gender Champions Secretariat analysed the over one hundred official CSW65 side events to illustrate the main topics fellow Champions addressed in panel events.
Following elections in 2020, the global proportion of women in parliament reached a record 25.5 per cent, representing an increase of 0.6 points compared with 2019, according to the IPU’s latest Women in Parliament report.
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.
New York Champions
Secretary-General, United Nations
Under‑Secretary‑General for General Assembly and Conference Management, United Nations
Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in New York
Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United Nations in New York
President of the 75th United Nations General Assembly, United Nations General Assembly