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Panel Discussion on Integration of a Gender Perspective- 11th Meeting, 36th Regular Session Human Rights Council
15 Sep 2017 -  Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work of the Human Rights Council and that of its mechanisms
Theme: The universal periodic review and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls (Goal 5)
Chair: H.E. Mr. Joaquín Alexander Maza Martelli, President of the Human Rights Council
Opening statement: Mr. Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Moderator: Ms. Claire Somerville, Executive Director of the Gender Centre, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies
Panellists:
• Mr. Roland Chauville, Executive Director of UPR Info
• Ms. Salma Nims, Secretary General of the Commission for Women in Jordan
• Ms. Dorothy Nyasulu, UNFPA Assistant Representative, Malawi Country Office, United Nations Population Fund
• Ms. Eva Grambye, Deputy Executive Director, International Division, Danish Institute for Human Rights


- 11th Plenary Meeting
36th Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
European Union, Ms. Ellen Von Theil
Belgium (on behalf of a Group of Countries Benelux), Mr. Geert Muylle
Estonia (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Mr. Andre Pung
Pakistan (on behalf of OIC), Mr. Farukh Amil
Switzerland (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Mr. Valentin Zellweger
Tunisia (on behalf of the African Group), Ms. Intissar Ben Attitallah
Chili (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Ms. Marta Maurás
Canada (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Ms. Catherine Godin
Brazil (on behalf of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries), Ms. Maria Nazareth Farani Azevêdo
Ireland, Ms. Agathe Hurchinson
Ethiopia, Mr. Yibza Aynekullu Tesfaye
Bahrain, Ms. Asma Alkaabi
Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions, Ms. Katharina Rose
Swedish Federation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights (Joint statement), Ms. Diana Prado
Terre des Hommes International Federation (Joint statement), Ms. Laura Chello
Botswana, Ms. Bokani Sesinyi
Pakistan, Ms. Fareena Arshad
Maldives, Ms. Hala Hameed
Bulgaria, Ms. Deyana Kostadinova
Qatar, Ms. Johara Alswaidi
Georgia, Ms. Ekaterine Meshveliani
Italy, Mr. Massimo Baldassare
India, Mr. Yumnam Arun Kumar
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ms. Lucija Ljubic-Lepine
Spain, Mr. Emilio Pin Godos
International Development Law Organization, Hector Guerra
Bangladesh, Mr. Shameem Ahsan
CIVICUS-World, Ms. Dorothee Gueneheux
International Service For Human Rights, Ms. Theresa McEvoy
Action Canada for Population and Development, Ms. Marta Szostak
Israel, Mr. Yoel Mester
Greece, Mr. Michail Manousakis
Vietnam, Ms. Nguyen Van
Angola, Ms. Leticia Catchivili
United Arab Emirates, Mr. Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi
Sierra Leone, Ms. Yvette Stevens
Verein Sudwind Entwicklungspolitik, Ms. Parestoo Fatemi