Achievements and Hurdles towards Beijing+20: Women’s Human Rights under Democratic Regression

5 May '21 Wed 12:30 CEST05/05/2021 2:30pm Online (via Zoom) public Achievements and Hurdles towards Beijing+20: Women’s Human Rights under Democratic Regression Europe/Zurich 05/05/2021 1:30pm
5 May '21 Wed 13:30 CEST
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Know the GAP lecture by Prof. Bertil Emrah Oder, UNESCO Chairholder on Gender Equality and Sustainable Development, Dean, Koç University Law School.

In 2019, the WTI Gender Team, led by Prof. Elisa Fornalé, established the WTI Gender Lecture Series. These lectures are conceived as an innovative venue to bring accomplished scholars, leaders of international organizations, government, and the private sector, to the University of Bern. Throughout the year we will share the stories of inspirational women and the results of original research to make a concrete contribution to the progressive achievement of United Nations' Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 5 – Gender Equality. Speakers will engage the public on numerous pressing gender issues and topics, including: gender history; gender equality and human rights; politics of gender and race in the Anthropocene; and gender equality and women’s empowerment.

*All Know the GAP Gender lectures will be available online as podcasts on our "Equality" page*