International Women’s Day 2011: “Celebrating Women’s Rights: Higher Education – Pathway to Gender Equality and Decent Work”
On the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, the NGO CSW Geneva organized a roundtable on “Celebrating Women’s Rights: Higher Education – Pathway to Gender Equality and Decent Work”, which was held on 8 March 2011 in the Palais des Nations in Geneva.
• Kyung-Wha Kang, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights – see her statement (on the OHCHR website)
• Patricia Schultz, CEDAW Committee, former Director of Federal Department of Equality in Switzerland
• Daniel Kull, World Bank
• Marianne Haslegrave, President, International Federation of University Women (IFUW)
• Jane Hodges, Director, ILO Bureau for Gender Equality