A more representative UN?

For UNA-UK Magazine, CIC deputy director Paige Arthur wrote about gender parity at the United Nations, and the recently launched UN Senior Leadership Appointments Dashboard.

"The story on gender—although important on its own—also intersects with the one on nationality and region. And here we see that too many of the recent gains, particularly in the UN peace operations contexts, have gone to European and North American women, rather than women from the Global South. This gives a good guidepost for both enhancing the ongoing reform processes regarding senior appointments, and also in galvanizing Member State support for a more representative leadership cohort overall."

Read the full article at UNA-UK Magazine here.

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Dec 18, 2020
Paige Arthur
United Nations