News

Martin Chungong succeeds Arancha González as Chair of the IGC Global Board

On 3 February 2020, the IGC Global Board unanimously appointed Mr. Martin Chungong, Secretary-General of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), as its new Chair.

10 Ways to Improve Gender Equality at the UN

An op-ed signed by International Gender Champions Martin Chungong (IPU) and Caitlin Kraft-Buchman (Women@TheTable).

A successful Paris Peace Forum!

A year after their selection as a winning project for innovative global governance, the International Gender Champions were back at the second edition of the Paris Peace Forum from 11 to 13 November 2019.

The International Gender Champions expand to Paris!

After Geneva, New York, Vienna, Nairobi and The Hague, the International Gender Champions network is excited to announce the launch of a new hub in Paris. Disponible en français également.

Events

Beijing +25: Parliaments accelerating action to achieve gender equality for all women and girls

Beijing +25: Parliaments accelerating action to achieve gender equality for all women and girls

An event organized by the Inter-Parliamentary Union and UN Women at the 64th session of the Commission on the Status of Women.
March 11, 2020 @ 10:00
Announcement of the  Sport for Generation Equality Initiative & 2020 IOC Women and Sport Award Ceremony

Announcement of the Sport for Generation Equality Initiative & 2020 IOC Women and Sport Award Ceremony

An event co-organized by UN Women and the International Olympic Committee.
March 11, 2020 @ 18:30

New York Champions

António Guterres

Secretary-General, United Nations

Jürg Lauber

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations in New York

Fekitamoeloa Katoa 'Utoikamanu

Under-Secretary-General for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States, United Nations

Movses Abelian

Under‑Secretary‑General for General Assembly and Conference Management, United Nations

Sima Bahous

Ambassador, Permanent Mission of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the United Nations in New York