The Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination's Project on Gender in the Global Community will co-sponsor a lecture and discussion, "Women, Peace, Security: Looking Ahead to 2015," on Monday, November 18, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. at the United Nations in New York, North Lawn Building (CR7). The featured speaker will be Anne-Marie Goetz, Chief Advisor for UN Women on Peace and Security. Goetz will discuss recent policy developments on Women Peace, and Security, including the passing of two new resolutions, 2106 and 2122, and the recent Global Review on National and Regional Implementation. Goetz will address opportunities and challenges for 2015, and will discuss key findings from the Global Review. To attend the lecture, RSVP to Paulina Jakubec.
The event is part of a series of lectures and panels on the UN's Women, Peace, and Security Agenda, organized by LISD's Project on Gender in the Global Community, the Permanent Mission of Liechtenstein to the United Nations, and the PeaceWomen Project of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom.
Anne-Marie Goetz is currently Chief Advisor for Peace and Security at UN Women, and Director of Governance Peace and Security at the UN. She is a past advisor at UNIFEM, and a past fellow at the Institute of Development Studies. A former professor of political science, Goetz specializes in conflict resolution and peacebuilding, with particular attention to women's roles in peace talks, post conflict governance, and economic recovery. She has twenty-seven years of experience in international development policy and research.