2019 Apr. 11 10:00 AM
2019 Apr. 11 11:30 AM


United Nations Office at Vienna, Room C2

Launch of the Enabling Environment Guidelines

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When: 11 April 2019, 10:00-11:30 (CET)

Where: United Nations Office at Vienna (UNOV), Conference Room C2

How can we make gender parity a reality for the UN?

How do we go beyond targets to transform our organizational culture and make it bias-free, inclusive and enabling for all?

If you want to:

  • - Learn what already worked in practice in some UN entities
  • - Know about the recommendations for promoting a more diverse and inclusive work environment
  • - Pick up ideas for action to apply in your organization

Please join us for the launch of the Enabling Environment Guidelines for the United Nations System, a compilation of best practices to inspire action for inclusion.

Speakers will include:

  • - Roberto Arbitrio, Chief, Office of the Director-General, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)
  • - Fatou Haidara, Managing Director of Corporate Management and Operations, United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
  • - Katja Pehrman, Senior Advisor and Focal Point for Women in the UN System of UN Women
  • - Deborah Ernst, Chief of Human Resources Management Service, UNOV and UNODC
  • - Konstantin Ivanov, Director of the Department of Human Resources Management, UNIDO

The panel discussion will be followed by a Town Hall Q&A with Human Resources Directors of UNIDO & UNOV/UNODC.

Download the Enabling Environment Guidelines for the United Nations System here.