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Panel Discussion on Violence against women - 10th Meeting, 41st Regular Session Human Rights Council
27 Jun 2019 -  Annual full-day discussion on the human rights of women
Panel 1: Violence against women in the world of work

Chair: H.E. Mr. Coly Seck, President of the Human Rights Council
Opening statements:
Ms. Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
H.E. Ms. Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Prime Minister of Iceland
Moderator: Mr. Surya Deva, Chair of the Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises

Panellists:
• Ms. Maria-Luz Vega, Coordinator of the Future of Work Initiative at the International Labour Organization
• Ms. Dubravka Šimonovic, Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences
• Ms. Novelita Valdez Palisoc, Regional representative for Asia in the International Domestic Workers Federation and National President of United Domestic Workers of the Philippines

- 10th Plenary Meeting
41st Regular Session of the Human Rights Council.

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SPEAKERS
Ms. Michelle Bachelet, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
H.E. Ms. Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Prime Minister of Iceland
Mr. Surya Deva, Moderator, Chair of the Working Group on the Issue of Human Rights and Transnational Corporations and other business Enterprises
Ms. Maria-Luz Vega, Coordinator of the Future of Work Initiative of ILO
Ms. Dubravka Šimonovic, Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences
Ms. Novelita Valdez Palisoc, Regional Representative for Asia in the International Domestic Workers Federation and National President of United Domestic Workers of the Philippines
Norway (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Ms. Herborg Fiskaa Alvsåker
European Union, Ms. Béla Szombati
Bahamas (on behalf of CARICOM), Mr. Frank Davis
Austria (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Ms. Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger
Uruguay (on behalf of a Group of Countries), Mr. Ricardo González Arenas
Spain, Mr. Pablo Nuño García
Greece, Mr. Michail Manousakis
Israel, Ms. Aviva Raz Shechter
France, Ms. Clarisse Gerardin
Philippines, Ms. Ma. Chona S. Idul-Desimpele
China, Ms. Liu Hua
Plan International, Ms. Anya Gass (Joint Statement)
International Catholic Child Bureau, Ms. Maria Caicedo
Kayan - Feminist Organization, Ms. Rafaaenibiami
Thailand, Mr. Phanpob Plangprayoon
Vanuatu, Ms. Angelyne Glenda Dovo
IDLO, Ms. Nina Engels
Russian Federation, Mr. Evgeny Ustinov
Tunisia, Ms. Intissar Ben Attitallah
Australia, Ms. Sally Mansfield
Denmark, Ms. Anja Katrine Sondergaard
Bulgaria, Ms. Deyana Kostadinova
Italy, Mr. Gian Lorenzo Cornado
Egypt, Mr. Alaa Youssef
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Ms. Rita French
OIF, Mr. Bakary Junior Bamba
Khiam Rehabilitation Center for Victims of Torture, Mr. Omar Elkhaled
World Jewish Congress, Ms. Noa Taussny
Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain Inc, Mr. Alessandro Musumeci
H.E. Ms. Katrín Jakobsdóttir, Prime Minister of Iceland
Mr. Surya Deva, Moderator, Chair of the Working Group on the Issue of Human Rights and Transnational Corporations and other business Enterprises
Ms. Maria-Luz Vega, Coordinator of the Future of Work Initiative of ILO
Ms. Dubravka Šimonovic, Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women, its Causes and Consequences
Ms. Novelita Valdez Palisoc, Regional Representative for Asia in the International Domestic Workers Federation and National President of United Domestic Workers of the Philippines
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