Date: October 20, 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m. New York
Place: Virtual (registration required)
This virtual side event will bring together women civil society leaders from around the world to discuss the findings of the report “Celebrating Women in Civil Society and Activism,” in which Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, Clement N. Voule, explores the myriad ways in which women’s organizations and movements have contributed to the advancement of human rights. The event is co-organized by OHCHR, ICNL, Women’s Major Group, CIVICUS, Solidarity Center, Women’s March Global, Access Now, Mesoamerican Initiative for Women Human Rights Defenders, the World Movement for Democracy, Freedom House and the Geneva Academy.
French and Spanish interpretation will be provided.
Registration in advance is required.