International Gender Champions fifth anniversary online celebration

International Gender Champions fifth anniversary online celebration

VIENNA, 29 June 2020 – The Director General LI Yong participated in the kick-off event of the celebrations for International Gender Champions’ (IGC) fifth anniversary. Speaking on behalf of 29 Vienna-based Champions from Permanent Missions, International Organizations and civil society entities, the Director General shared how IGC has made a difference in Vienna, i.e. by inspiring the adoption of gender-responsive policies, and how IGC can continue to advance gender equality around the world, including through engaging men in women’s empowerment.