Women's Messages for Action in the DRC and the Great Lakes Region

Monday, July 22, 2013 - 20:00
PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
General Women, Peace and Security
Central Africa
Congo (Kinshasa)
Amnesty International

The event will feature a presentation on GNWP's Kinshasa Call to Action and the handing over of Amnesty International's DRC postcard petition to the Security Council. It will be complemented by an interactive panel discussion featuring UN representatives, Member States and civil society.


Welcome and Introductory remarks – Mr. Martin Vidal, Uruguay DPR

Presentation – Ms. Rose Kiese, Cadre Permanent de Concertation de la Femme Congolese (CAFCO)

Presentation of postcards – Amnesty International

Presentation – Mr. Jack Christofides, DPKO

Q&A Session Moderated by Mr. Michael Bliss, Australia, Acting DPR

Closing Remarks

See attached invitation and concept note for more details.

Document PDF: 

DRC Great Lakes Event Flyer

DRC Great Lakes Event Concept Note