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Public Lecture by UN Humanitarian Chief, Mark Lowcock
February 22 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am EST
Women and Girls in Humanitarian Emergencies
Mark Lowcock, Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator at the United Nations, will discuss how to better assist and empower women and girls in humanitarian emergencies. This public lecture will be followed by a panel discussion, and a question & answer session.
* The lecture will also be livestreamed. Login details will be sent to registrants by email.
We are pleased to announce the panelists for the upcoming public lecture!
The discussion will be moderated by Nicolas Moyer, CEO of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation (CCIC). Mr. Lowcock will be introduced by the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development. The lecture will then be followed by a response from Julie Delahanty, Executive Director of Oxfam Canada.
*Please note the time change:
Doors will open at 9am, opening remarks to begin at 9:15.
How do I access the livestream?
Please register for an “Online Registration” ticket, and the details will be sent to your email one day before the event.
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
The Centre is located at 330 Sussex Drive in Ottawa, between the National Gallery of Canada and the Royal Canadian Mint.
Above-ground parking is available for those who require a handicap accessible parking spot.
For all other visitors, paid parking is available at the National Gallery of Canada at 380 Sussex Drive or at the parking lot behind Notre-Dame Basilica at 385 Sussex Drive.