Women in Leadership: Drivers of Transformative Change for Human Rights and Gender Equality
The sixty-fifth session of the Commission on the Status of Women, whose priority theme is women's full and effective participation and decision-making in public life, as well as the elimination of violence, in order to achieve gender equality and the empowerment of all women and girls, will be held from March 15 to 26.
In this second special installment, we interview women who have demonstrated their commitment to the defense of human rights and gender equality in public life, activism or community work.
This series highlights the crucial role of women in all spheres of society and highlights the great changes that are achieved when women lead.
Women in leadership: Maria Leonice Tupari, connecting indigenous women and defending their rights in Brazil
Women in leadership: Libertad Zavala, representing women in decision making to ensure safer cities in Mexico