Justice Rapid Response, Argentina, Finland
and UN Women invite you to attend our
Accountability for Gender Persecution as a Crime Against Humanity
Tuesday 8 December 2020, 11AM UTC/GMT-5 (5PM CET)
[11AM in New York, 5PM in the Hague]
1:30-hour webinar, with simultaneous interpretation in Arabic/English
You are invited to attend this live discussion delving into how addressing impunity for gender persecution is one survivor-centered approach that can open a path to survivor participation in peace and justice processes.
This webinar is a side event of the 19th Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute.
Moderator and introductory remarks
Ambassador Anu Saarela – Deputy Director General, Legal Service, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland
Ambassador Mario Oyarzábal – Ambassador of the Republic of Argentina to The Hague
Lisa Davis – Associate Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Human Rights and Gender Justice Clinic at the CUNY Law School; SGBV Investigator on Justice Rapid Response Roster
Emily Kenney – Policy Specialist on Transitional Justice, UN Women
Natia Navrouzov – Documentation Manager at Yazda Global Yazidi Organization
Nisreen Rasho – Yazidi Survivors Network
Nina Suomalainen – Executive Director, Justice Rapid Response
This event was undertaken with the financial support of UN Women. We are also grateful for the support and participation of the governments of Argentina and Finland, as well as the participation of the Yazidi civil society organization, Yazda, and the Yazidi Survivors Network.