Herstory: a Celebration of Leading Women in the United Nations
NEW YORK -
“Where the rules are silent women are not usually considered” – Jessie Street, Australia’s only female delegate to the United Nations Founding conference, 1945.
The Group of Friends for Gender Parity, a coalition of over 60 like-minded Member States committed to advocating for gender parity in the United Nations, organized an exhibition, “HERstory: A Celebration of Leading Women in the United Nations”, which was co-hosted by the Permanent Missions of Colombia, Germany, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates.
The exhibit was launched on 13 December 2016 at the UN Headquarters in New York.
Please visit the exhibition through the UN News Centre article below: http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=55871.
Please visit other UN Exhibits, which include another two exhibitions on women at: http://unexhibitsny.org/explore.