Women and Girls in Emergencies: Mark Lowcock Public Lecture

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Humanitarian Response Network of Canada

Women and Girls in Humanitarian Emergencies

February 22nd, 2019:

Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator at the United Nations, discussed how to better assist and empower women and girls in humanitarian emergencies. This public lecture was be followed by a panel discussion, moderated by Nicolas Moyer, CEO of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation (CCIC). Mr. Lowcock was introduced by the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development, and the lecture was followed by a response from Julie Delahanty, Executive Director of Oxfam Canada.

Watch the full recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AwMy679sC2c