NATO hosts a conference on gender equality (online)

  • 18 Mar. 2021 -
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  • Press Release (2021) 038
  • Issued on 16 Mar. 2021
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  • Last updated: 18 Mar. 2021 18:52

NATO is organising the conference "Gender equality and leadership: are today's leaders leading enough". The event will take place on Thursday 18 March 2021 and can be followed online. It will address the importance of women in leadership in NATO, and the need of women in leadership roles as we tackle current and future challenges.

The NATO Deputy Secretary General, Mr. Mircea Geoană will open the conference. 

The event will be hosted by Ambassador Baiba Braze, the NATO Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy, and will see the participation of Mr. David Angell, the Permanent Representative of Canada to NATO, Ms. Muriel Domenach, the Permanent Representative of France to NATO, and Mr. Miguel Fernández-Palacios, the Permanent Representative of Spain to NATO.

Media advisory

The event will be streamed online on Zoom. Please register here for participation.

Media coverage

  • The event will take place online and can be followed by registering in advance via Zoom. It will also be streamed on NATO Engagement Facebook Group as well as on the social media pages of the participating delegations.
  • Photos from the conference, as well as a transcript of the Deputy Secretary General’s intervention, will be available on the NATO website after the event.

Contact points

General queries
Tel: +32 (0)2 707 50 41  

Overall Coordination
Ms. Irina Novakova
Telephone: +32 (0)2 707 1003

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