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NATO Secretary General: Gender Equality is the smart thing to do

In a video keynote address at the Women Political Leaders Summit on 21 June 2021, NATO’s Secretary General stressed the importance of gender equality to NATO’s mission.
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Deputy Secretary General inaugurates Jordan’s Military Women’s Training Centre

NATO’s Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană marked the inauguration of the Military Women’s Training Center in Jordan in a virtual address on 7 June 2021.
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NATO Defence Ministers endorse new policy on preventing and responding to Conflict-Related Sexual Violence (CRSV)

At their virtual meeting on 1 June 2021, Defence Ministers have endorsed NATO’s new policy on preventing and responding to Conflict-Related Sexual Violence.
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NATO stands with the international community to address sexual violence in conflict

In a written statement delivered at the UN Security Council’s Open Debate on Sexual Violence in Conflict on 14 April 2021, the NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for Women, Peace and Security, Clare Hutchinson, warned against the use of Conflict-Related Sexual Violence as a weapon of war against women and girls – and increasingly against men and boys.
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NATO Deputy Secretary General advocates for gender equality and women’s leadership

In a NATO-led online conference on Gender equality and leadership: are today’s leaders leading enough? on 18 March 2021, NATO’s Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană called for more women in leadership positions, including at NATO.
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At International Women's Day, discussion with three scientists

On the occasion of International Women’s Day celebrated on 8 March, three women working at the NATO Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation (CMRE) in Italy share their inspirational stories and explain why equal participation of men and women is essential when fighting for gender equality around the world.
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NATO International Military Staff marks International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day 2021, the NATO International Military Staff acknowledges the importance of incorporating gender equality and gender perspectives in all its work strands. For more than two decades now, NATO has been striving for a more inclusive, diverse and integrated environment throughout its civilian and military structures.
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Women are vital to a stronger NATO

On International Women’s Day (8 March 2021), NATO’s Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană addressed an online panel Celebrating Inspirational Women during the Professional Women’s Network (PWN) Summit in Romania.
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The colour of freedom – Visare’s story

Visare Gorani is a gender equality and human rights worker who has lived in Kosovo for most of her life. In this illustrated animation, she reflects on her personal experiences before, during and after the conflict in Kosovo in the late 1990s. This video conveys the details of Visare’s own story, but it also speaks to the shared experiences of countless other women and girls who have lived through conflict. NATO stands with all the women and girls, in Kosovo and elsewhere, who are affected by conflict, regardless of their ethnicity, religion or nationality.
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NATO supports women and girls in science

On the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, discover how three young women are making great strides in technology and innovation, with support from the NATO Science for Peace and Security (SPS) Programme.

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