Program
TIME PROGRAM
10:30-11:30 Opening Session
▪︎ Opening Remarks
Chung Eui-yong, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea
▪︎ Congratulatory Remarks
Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, Minister of State and the Prime Minister’s Special Representative on Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict, U.K
Jacqueline O'neill, Ambassador for Women, Peace and Security, Canada
I Gusti Agung Wesaka Puja, Executive Director, ASEAN Institute for Peace and Reconciliation
13:00-14:30 [Session 1] Sexual Violence in Conflict : Focusing on Asia
▪︎ Moderator
Shin Hei-soo, Vice-Chair, UN Committee on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights
▪︎ Keynote Speaker
Reem Alsalem, Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, UNHRC
▪︎ Panelist
Heather Barr, Associate Director, Human Rights Watch
Khin Ohmar, Founding Member, Women's League of Burma
Vasfije Krasniqi-Goodman, Human Rights Activist & Kosovo Wartime Rape Survivor
Jennifer Van Wyck, MHPSS Delegate, International Committee of the Red Cross
Rhee Soo-jin, Deputy Representative, UNHCR
14:40-16:10 [Session 2] Women's Essential Roles and Challenges in Peace Efforts
▪︎ Moderator
David Maizlish, Representative, ICRC's Seoul mission
▪︎ Keynote Speaker
Fabian Salvioli, Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence, UNHRC
▪︎ Panelist
Cho Young-sook, Ambassador for Gender Equality, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea
Esther Dingemans, Executive Director, Global Survivors Fund
Savithri Wijesekera, Executive Director, Women in Need
Mateen Ahmed Shaheen, Representative a.i., UNFPA Sudan
Irene M. Santiago, Former chief executive officer, Mindanao Commission on Women
16:15-16:45 [Side-Event] 2021 Global Youth Video Competition
16:45-17:00 Closing Session
▪︎ Action Plan on “Action with Women and Peace” Initiative
Kim Eun-mee, President, Ewha Womans University
▪︎ Closing Remarks
Ham Sang-wook, Deputy Minister for Multilateral and Global Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea