The training took place in the framework of the commemoration for International Women’s Day before an auditorium made up of 450 students of Manuel Belgrano High School, according to Nuevo Diario. The issues addressed were gender perspectives, the materialization of public policies on the matter and international public order statements on gender awareness signed by the various Conventions incorporated into the National Constitution.
The IAWJ participated in the “Us Too? Bullying and Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession” campaign
The IAWJ actively participated in the “Us Too? Bullying and Sexual Harassment in the Legal Profession” global engagement campaign, undertaken by the International Bar Association. The full Us Too? report is now available in English and Spanish, while a four-page summary is available in 14 languages. You can watch the video summary of the campaign here.
The Yemen Women Judges Forum held a workshop about the harmonization of the CEDAW agreement with national legislation
The Yemen Women Judges Forum held a workshop related to the harmonization of the CEDAW agreement with national legislation which took place in the city of Taiz on 14 March 14, 2020, in the presence of judges, academics and attorneys. The other parallel component of the activity was related to the Child Agreement that was held in the city of Sana’a on February
What is sextortion? Nancy Hendry, IAWJ Senior Advisor, explains in her blog post for Transparency International.
You can read the full blog post here: https://voices.transparency.org/sextortion-sexual-offence-or-corruption-offence-1ee87a4c429e
The Canadian Chapter of the IAWJ held an “Evening with Women Judges” for Law students of the University of Manitoba
Every year, the Canadian Chapter of the IAWJ (CCIAWJ) holds an “Evening with Women Judges” for Law students of the University of Manitoba. According to UM Today, this initiative began in 2015 “to allow students a regular opportunity to interact with women in the judiciary”.
A significant date can be celebrated, acclaimed, solemnized, commemorated. The question is: “In which category does International Women’s Day belong?” To define the above, we must first remember why International Women’s Day was established. As a woman, it is very common to receive greetings, flowers or some gift on March 8 to celebrate the date. However, the historical episode from which it originates
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The IAWJ attended and actively participated in the Second High-Level Meeting of the Global Judicial Integrity Network in Doha, Qatar
On February 25-26, UNODC convened a High-Level Meeting of the Global Judicial Integrity Network in Doha, Qatar, attended by more than 700 participants from 118 countries and 50 judicial associations and organizations, including IAWJ. The meeting focused on the “Past, Present, Future” of the Network, in particular, its work on emerging judicial integrity issues relating to gender, social media, and artificial intelligence. IAWJ members featured
The National Association of Women Judges Uganda (NAWJU) held a symposium on “Women on the Bench: Sharing experiences in Management Roles as Women; Adjudication of GBV Cases and finding solutions to challenges”
On January 25, 2020, the National Association of Women Judges Uganda (NAWJU) held a successful symposium in partnership with Women on the Bench Research Project of Bergen University, Oslo at Protea hotel, Kampala. The theme of the symposium was Women on the Bench: Sharing experiences in Management Roles as Women; Adjudication of GBV Cases and finding solutions to challenges. The Facilitators of this
As part of the partnership between the Hanns Seidel Foundation in Tunisia/ Algeria/Libya and the Tunisian Association of Women Judges, a training session was held on “Public Speaking”. 25 women judges participated in this training to develop their speaking skills and ensure professional presentation. The aim of this training is to develop a quality oral delivery by adapting, anticipating and understanding public reactions.