15th International Helvi Sipilä -webinar

my body is mine
8.3.2021 16.00 - 8.3.2021 17.30

Welcome to the 15th International Helvi Sipilä -seminar on International Women’s Day 8th March at 16.00-17.00 (EET).

Check out the Facebook event page here: https://www.facebook.com/events/424058511991973/

The seminar is organized jointly together with the Finnish Federation of Graduate Women, the National Council of Women of Finland, UN Women Finland, The Coalition of Finnish Women’s Associations and YWCA of Finland.


Chair of the seminar & opening

My Body is Mine! Women’s organizations countering the anti-gender movement
EVA BIAUDET, MP, President of the the National Council of Women of Finland

Finland’s commitments towards gender equality and women’s rights
THOMAS BLOMQVIST, Minister for Nordic Cooperation and Equality of Finland
Gender dimension – recognized risks of women and children in conflicts
HELENA RANTA, Professor at The Department of Forensic Medicine at the University of Helsinki, Finland


NIRMALA GURUNG, Coordinating Asia Region for a Reproductive rights and mental health initiative, World YWCA
TATIANA KOTLYARENKO, Advisor on Anti-Trafficking Issues at Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe at the Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights
VENLA ROTH, Ministerial Adviser, Department for Criminal Policy and Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Ministry of Justice, Finland


KATRI VIINIKKA, Ambassador for Gender Equality, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland


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