Facebook Live Discussion on Male Champions for Women's Leadership



Facebook Live Discussion on Male Champions for Women's Leadership

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 16:00 to 17:00


Co-organized by iKNOW Politics and International Gender Champions, this Facebook Live discussion will bring together a diverse panel of Geneva-based Gender Champions who will share their experiences and views on the role of male champions in promoting women’s political participation and leadership.  


  • Martin Chungong, Secretary General of the Inter-parliamentary Union 


  • Elayne Whyte Gómez, Ambassador of Costa Rica to the UN in Geneva
  • Michael Møller, Director General of the UN in Geneva
  • Nazhat Shameem Khan, Ambassador of Fiji to the UN in Geneva

Along with iKNOW Politics and International Gender Champions’ current e-Discussion on this topic, this event is part of their efforts to promote an active and fruitful online dialogue on how men can be catalysts for enhancing women’s participation in politics with the goal of drawing out best practices and lessons learned. 

Follow the iKNOW Politics Facebook page here to watch the discussion and interact with the panelists on Monday 2 October 2017 from 15:00 to 16:00 Geneva time