With International Women's Day fresh in our minds, we are delighted to invite you to our side event at the Commission on the Status of Women on 10 March 2014. It is organised by the IANSA Women's Network, the UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) and the Mission of Germany to the UN. The event's title is, Aimed at Development: How Armed Violence is Impeding the Achievement of MDGs.

IANSA women at the CSW 2014IANSA women at the CSW 2014

The speakers are:

  • Mr. Daniel Prins, Chief, Conventional Arms Division, UNODA
  • Ms. Judy Grayson, Head, Armed Violence and Weapons, Child Protection Section, UNICEF
  • Mavic Cabrera-Balleza, International Coordinator, Global Network of Women Peacebuilders/IANSA Women's Network
  • Mimidoo Achakpa, IANSA Women's Network, Nigeria

The event will be held at the UN Headquarters in Conference Room D on Monday, March 10 2014 from 3.00-4:30 pm.

Policy Papers
Integrating Gender Equality in the Prevention of Armed Violence by Mavic Cabrera-Balleza (90982 bytes)