Panel Discussion on Integration of a Gender Perspective - 23rd Meeting, 51st Regular Session of Human Rights Council
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01:52:36
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Summary
Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout its work and that of its mechanisms along the theme "Overcoming gender-based barriers to freedom of opinion and expression".
Description
Chair:
  • H.E. Mr. Federico Villegas, President of the Human Rights Council
Opening statement:
  • Ms. Peggy Hicks, Director of the Thematic Engagement, Special Procedures and Right to Development Division, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Panellists:   
  • Ms. Irene Khan, Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression
  • Ms. Mariana Duarte, Programme Officer, Gender Partnership Programme, Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
  • Ms. Julie Posetti, Global Director of Research at the International Center for Journalists
  • Ms. Mitzi Jonelle Tan, Convenor and International Spokesperson, Youth Advocates for Climate Action Philippines
SPEAKERS:
  • European Union, Ms. Lotte Knudsen
  • Lithuania (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. Darius Staniulis
  • Chile (on behalf of a group of countries), Ms. Claudia Fuentes Julio
  • Slovenia (on behalf of a group of countries), Ms. Anita Pipan
  • Bahamas (on behalf of a group of countries), Ms. Sasha Dixon
  • Netherlands (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. Lars Tummers
  • Belgium (on behalf of a group of countries), Mr. Marc Pecsteen de Buytswerve
  • Pakistan (on behalf of Organization of Islamic Cooperation), Mr. Afaq Ahmad
  • Australia (on behalf of a group of countries), Ms. Amanda Gorely
  • Israel, Ms. Adi Farjon Israel
  • Egypt, Mr. Ahmed Moharam Ahmed Soliman
  • International Development Law Organization, Mr. Mark Cassayre
  • Timor-Leste (on behalf of CPLP), Ms. Maria de Lurdes Bessa
  • Federation for Women and Family Planning, Ms. Emeline Dupuis
  • Stichting CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality (Joint Statement), Ms. Ximena Arguello
  • Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales (CELS) Asociación Civil, Ms. Luciana Pol
  • Ecuador, Mr. Alejandro Dávalos Dávalos
  • Luxembourg, Mr. Marc Bichler
  • Republic of Korea, Ms. Yena Yoo
  • Ireland, Ms. Eimear Mcdermott
  • France, Mr. Bernard Derebergue
  • United Nations Children's Fund, Ms. Anne Grandjean
  • Colombia, Mr. Yesid Andrés Serrano Alarcón
  • UN Women, Ms. Adriana Quinones
  • Afghanistan, Ms. Soraya Azizi
  • Cyprus, Ms. Olympia Neocleous
  • Indonesia, Ms. Mia Padmasari
  • United States of America, Ms. Cassie Peters
  • Indonesia, Ms. Mia Padmasari
  • Plan International, Inc., Ms. Anya Gass
  • Stichting Global Human Rights Defence, Ms. Lina Borchardt
  • Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women (ARROW), Ms. Evelynne Gomez
  • Ms. Mariana Duarte, Programme Officer, Gender Partnership Programme, Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) (Final Remarks)
  • Ms. Julie Posetti, Global Director of Research at the International Center for Journalists
  • Ms. Mitzi Jonelle Tan, Convenor and International Spokesperson, Youth Advocates for Climate Action Philippines