(Part 1) 7th International Day of Women and Girls in Science Assembly - Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Water Unites Us
The Royal Academy of Science International Trust (RASIT) celebrates the 7th International Day of Women and Girls in Science Assembly, taking place on 11 February 2022 at UN Headquarters in New York in a virtual format.
- High-Level Opening Segment: Water Unites Us
- Panel 1: High-Level Panel on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: The human rights-based approach 1. Conversation 1: Women in Science for Water and Society: Bridging Voices to Action 2. Conversation 2: Reviving Peace Through Science-Based Water Diplomacy
- "Drawing Stories on Water" - Ebru Art Performance with Live Music by Mr. Ahmad Mukhtar (Iraq) and Soprano Gulru Huyok (Turkey)
- Cansu Global Media Room: Women & Girls in Science Moving the Water Conversation Forward
Recognizing the role of women and girls in science, not only as beneficiaries, but also as agents of change, including in view of accelerating progress towards the achievement of SDG 6 (Clean Water and Sanitation), the 7th International Day of Women and Girls in Science Assembly will focus on the following topic: "Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Water Unites Us".
The Assembly will bring together women in science and experts from around the world, high-level government officials, representatives of international organizations and the private sector to discuss the water nexus in achieving the three pillars of sustainable development, namely economic prosperity, social justice, and environmental integrity.