Speeches: Executive Director of UNIFEM (Jun94-Aug07)

Human Security Through Women’s Eyes: Bringing the Local to the Global and the Global to the Local

 25 October 2002,  Chicago Foundation for Women, Chicago

UN International Conference on Financing for Development

18 March 2002, Monterrey, Mexico

International Women’s Day 2002

8 March 2002, Kabul, Afghanistan

Reconstruction Assistance to Afghanistan

The International Conference on Reconstruction Assistance to Afghanistan

 21 January 2002, Tokyo, Japan

Towards Gender-Responsive Budgeting – Day One

A High-level Conference Hosted by the Government of Belgium to Launch a Global Vision to Strengthen Economic and Financial Governance

16 October 2001


Globalization, Gender Equality, and State Modernization

9 April 2001, Santiago, Chile

Accountability for Gender Equality After Beijing +5

The 45th Session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women

6 March 2001, New York, USA

Security Council’s Open Debate on Women and Peace and Security

24 October 2000

In Search of “E-quality” in Knowledge-based Economies

High Level Segment of ECOSOC

7 July 2000, New York, USA

Microcredit: More Than Access to Money

General Assembly Special Session, Women Action 2000

5 June 2000, New York, USA

Women 2000: Gender Equality, Development and Peace for the Twenty-First Century

General Assembly – Twenty Third Special Session

5 June 2000, New York, USA

A World Free From Violence Against Women

The First International Day to Eliminate Violence Against Women

24 November 1999, New York, USA


The World Summit for Social Development

March 1995, Copenhagen, Denmark