Forced displacement

Webinar: Confronting the barriers to IDP women and girls' participation in humanitarian settings

This webinar is for those interested to earn from practical experiences to strengthen IDP women and girls' participation and leadership. As part of the GP20 initiative launched for the 20th anniversary of the Guiding Principles on Internal displacement, this webinar aims to bring much needed attention to the issue of internal displacement and strengthen collaboration to address this.

 

Agenda:

Introduction: Nancy Polutan-Teulieres, Senior Protection Officer (Internal Displacement), UNHCR (5 minutes)

  1. Chairing the session and overview by Rebecca Eapen, Senior Adviser (Gender Equality), UNHCR (5 minutes)

  2. Presentation by Kristine Anderson, Researcher/Author, Tearing Down the Walls: Confronting the Barriers to Internally Displaced

    Women and Girls’ Participation in Humanitarian Settings (15 minutes)

  3. Presentation by Dale Buscher, Senior Director for Programs, Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC) (15 minutes)

  4. Q&A (15 minutes)

  5. Concluding remarks by Kristine Anderson, Researcher/Author and Dale Buscher, Senior Director of Programs (WRC) (5 minutes)

 

For more information about the webinar and how to attend click here

 

 

Event Date: 
Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 15:00 to 16:30
Organiser or Host: 
UNHCR & GP20
Venue: 
Online Webinar
Link: 
https://www.icvanetwork.org/resources/gp20-webinar-idp-women-and-girls-participation-humanitarian-settings
Language: 

1st Global Refugee Forum

 

The first Global Refugee Forum, which will take place on 17 and 18 December 2019 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, will focus on the following areas: arrangements for responsibility sharing, education, jobs and livelihoods, energy and infrastructure, solutions and protection capacity.

 

For more information - https://www.unhcr.org/global-refugee-forum.html

 

 

Event Date: 
Tuesday, December 17, 2019 (All day) to Wednesday, December 18, 2019 (All day)
Organiser or Host: 
UNHCR
Venue: 
Geneva, Switzerland
Link: 
https://www.unhcr.org/global-refugee-forum.html
Language: 

Third preparatory meeting for the Global Refugee Forum

The first Global Refugee Forum, which will take place on 17 and 18 December 2019 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, will focus on the following areas: arrangements for responsibility sharing, education, jobs and livelihoods, energy and infrastructure, solutions and protection capacity.

 

In the runup to this forum there are three preparatory meetings.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 00:00 to 12:00
Organiser or Host: 
UNHCR
Venue: 
Geneva, Switzerland
Link: 
https://www.unhcr.org/global-refugee-forum.html
Language: 

Second preparatory meeting for the Global Refugee Forum

The first Global Refugee Forum, which will take place on 17 and 18 December 2019 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, will focus on the following areas: arrangements for responsibility sharing, education, jobs and livelihoods, energy and infrastructure, solutions and protection capacity.

 

In the runup to this forum there are three preparatory meetings.

 

 

Event Date: 
Tuesday, June 25, 2019 - 00:00
Organiser or Host: 
UNHCR
Venue: 
Geneva, Switzerland
Link: 
https://www.unhcr.org/global-refugee-forum.html
Language: 
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