2020 Review: PBC Consultation on Women, Peace and Security
Virtual Consultation on Women, Peace, and Security
This virtual consultation will inform the formal phase of the 2020 review of the peacebuilding architecture and provide input for the 2020 report of the Secretary-General on peacebuilding and sustaining peace on the theme of ‘‘women’s participation in peacebuilding’ That considers the impact of COVID-19.
This consultation offers an opportunity to share good practices and lessons learned; assess progress on recommendations made; and identify priorities where there has been little or uneven progress, to promote women’s participation in peacebuilding efforts further and to strengthen the PBC’s convening, bridge and advisory role in this area. The Chair's summary will reflect the key recommendations.
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Welcome and Briefing by PBC Chair, Amb. Blanchard of Canada
List of Speakers
- Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Women (by recorded video statement)
- Ms. Euphemia Akos Dzathor, Member, WANEP/Women in Peacebuilding Network (WIPNET), Ghana (by recorded video statement)
- Ms. Ana Cristina Pino Cabrera, Director, Corporación Centro de Apoyo Popular (CENTRAP), Colombia (by recorded audio statement)
- Ms. Tintswalo Makhubele, Secretary-General, South Africa Congress of Non-Profit Organizations (SACONO)(by recorded video statement)