The Secretary-General's Gender Parity Strategy: One Year Later

This September marks the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Secretary-General's Gender Parity Strategy. This event will provide an early progress review, featuring a discussion of the data on implementation so far, as well as identification of areas that are on track and those where significant challenges remain.


  • H.E. Alya Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani (Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations. The State of Qatar is co-chair of the Friends of Gender Parity)

  • Ms. Ana Maria Menéndez (Under-Secretary-General and Senior Adviser on Policy, Executive Office of the Secretary-General)

  • H.E. Ms. Mari Skåre (Deputy Permanent Representative of Norway to the United Nations)

  • Ms. Åsa Regnér (Deputy Executive Director, UN Women)

  • Ms. Karin Landgren (Executive Director, Security Council Report)

  • Dr. Paige Arthur (Deputy Director, NYU CIC)

  • Mr. Youssef Mahmoud (Senior Adviser, International Peace Institute): Moderator/Chair

Lunch will also be provided.


Monday September 17, 2018 (1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Held at the Permanent Mission of Qatar to the UN
809 United Nations Plaza
12th Floor, New York

To RSVP, please fill out this short form by September 14, 2018.