Gender Equality Action Assembly

The Gender Equality Action Assembly is a dynamic and multi-stakeholder event, bringing together Habitat Agenda partners and enables them to meet, explore and learn ways of strengthening gender equality in international, regional and national policies and programmes related to human settlement issues. 

08:30am - 4:00pm | Grand Salon Room 3 and 4


Moderators

Alison Brown
Professor, Cardiff University
United Kingdom

Sandy Schilen
Global Facilitator, Grassroots Organizations Operating Together in Sisterhood (GROOTS)
United States of America

Sri Husnaini Sofjan
Activist, Huairou Commission
Malaysia


Speakers

Walter Tejada Alonso Bustamante
Member, Universidad Nacional Medellín
Colombia

Hyun-Ock Cho
Assistant Mayor, Women & Family Policy Affairs
Korea

Aisa Kacyira
Deputy Executive Director, UN-Habitat
Global

Isaac Lenaola
Presiding Judge, High Court of Kenya
Kenya

Relinda Sosa Perez
Member, National Confederation of Women Organization for Life & Integral Development
Peru

Lakshmi Puri
Deputy Executive Director, UN-Women
India

Saskia Sassen
Professor of Sociology; Co-Chair, Committee on Global Thought, Columbia University
United States of America 

Margareta Wahlström
Special Representative of the Secretary- General for Disaster Risk Reduction
Sweden

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