Number of UN women leaders grew under Guterres, with some caveats

Devex interviewed CIC Deputy Director Paige Arthur for this article on gender parity at the UN and the new UN Senior Leadership Appointments Dashboard.

"You see that there have been great gains in the selection of women at the assistant secretary-general level, but you see most of those women are coming from North America and Europe. There are gains being made by women, but which women, and is it a diverse group and representative? I don’t think that is being discussed anywhere and we would like to see that," Arthur said.

Read the full article at Devex here.

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Oct 23, 2020