News

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.

Paris Peace Forum: IGC presents its achievements a year after its selection as an innovative project

At the first edition of the Paris Peace Forum in 2018, the International Gender Champions (IGC) initiative was selected as one of the ten winning projects for innovative governance, out of over a thousand applications.

Empowering women and girls when tackling drugs and crime

UNODC, United Nations in Vienna launch new gender equality strategy

What you were never told about the UN Charter: Latin American women fought hard for references to gender equality

Learn how Latin American women have contributed to gender equality in the UN Charter and re-discover History!

Events

Vienna Discussion Forum 2019

Vienna Discussion Forum 2019

Organized by UNIDO and UNODC together with the Permanent Missions of Finland, Norway and Sweden, the Vienna Discussion Forum will mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women (25 November) by identifying progress and interlinkages between the causes and consequences of violence against women and crime prevention, criminal justice responses and women’s economic empowerment.
November 21, 2019 @ 10:00

Vienna Champions

Kjersti E. Andersen

Ambassador and Permanent Representative, Permanent Mission of Norway to the International Organisations in Vienna

Barbara Žvokelj

Permanent Representative, Permanent Representation of the Republic of Slovenia to the UN, OSCE and other International Organizations in Vienna

Maria Assunta Accili

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Italy to International Organizations in Vienna

Alicia Buenrostro Massieu

Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Mexico to International Organizations in Vienna

Natasha Cayer

Ambassador & Permanent Representative, Delegation of Canada to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe