“Women and Men in Bosnia and Herzegovina” Conference

15 Feb '22 Tue 11:00 CET02/15/2022 2:00pm Sarajevo + Zoom / Facebook live public “Women and Men in Bosnia and Herzegovina” Conference Europe/Sarajevo 02/15/2022 12:00pm
15 Feb '22 Tue 13:00 CET
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The thematic conference on 15 February 11:00, organised by UN Women in Bosnia and Herzegovina in cooperation with the Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Agency for Gender Equality of Bosnia and Herzegovina, will present the "Women and Men in Bosnia and Herzegovina 2021" publication.

The event will gather ministers, project partners, representatives of gender equality, statistical and European integration institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina as well as representatives from the international community to discuss the latest data on the current status of women and men in the country. 

The Director of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE), Carlien Scheele, will deliver a video message to stress the importance of gender equality statistics in policymaking. This year also marks the 10th year anniversary of EIGE's cooperation with the EU candidate countries and potential candidates in Western Balkans and Turkey. 

VIDEO MESSAGE

 

AGENDA

11:00-11:05   Welcome

Moderator: Haris Bilalović

11:05-11:30   Opening remarks

Vesna Ćužić, Director of the Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Samra Filipović-Hadžiabdić, Director of the Agency for Gender Equality of Bosnia and Herzegovina/Ministry for Human Rights and Refugees of Bosnia and Herzegovina

David Saunders, UN Women Representative

(TBC) H.E. Johann Sattler, Ambassador of the Delegation of the European Union in Bosnia and Herzegovina

11:30-11:35   EIGE video message

Carlien Scheele, Director of the European Institute for Gender Equality

11:35 -11:55  Presentation of the publication Women and Men in Bosnia and Herzegovina 2021

Agency for Statistics of Bosnia and Herzegovina

11:55-12:55   Panel: Role of gender statistics in the creation of policies

Moderator: Representative from the Agency for Gender Equality of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ankica Gudeljević, Minister of Civil Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Josip Grubeša, Minister of Justice of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Miloš Lučić, Minister of Human Rights and Refugees of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sifet Podžić, Minister of Defense of Bosnia and Herzegovina

12:55-13:10   Discussion

13:10-13:15   Conclusions and closing remarks

Moderator: Haris Bilalović

 
Simultaneous translation (Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian – English) will be available.
 
This conference is part of the project "Gender Equality Facility", financed by the European Union and implemented by UN Women in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
 
REGISTRATION LINK:
Organiser's contact details: 
maja@communis.ba