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Date: 10 December 2019
10:00 - 11:30
Organization: UNOG
Location: Room XX
Category: Conference

A new generation of young women and girl activists has risen. These modern-day heroines embody the fight against injustice and help drive progress. The time has come to pay tribute to them as key agents of change and to amplify their call to action.

Nobel Peace Prize winner Nadia Murad
will be the guest of honour at the Summit

On the occasion of Human Rights Day, this event will bring together, six young female activists whose inspiring backgrounds and achievements should be shared.

If you are aged between 15 and 25, please join us for the YOUTH SESSION! The session will be moderated in French by RTS Journalist Tania Chytil. You will be given the opportunity to ask questions and discuss with the activists. Simultaneous interpretation in English, French and Arabic will be provided.

Registrations are opened until 22 November.

The event is co-organized by the United Nations Office at Geneva, the Swiss Radio and TV (RTS) and Dev.tv.

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