Press Conference with Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director Michelle Bachelet on the One Year Anniversary of UN Women
Date: Tuesday, January 31, 2012
To coincide with the one year anniversary of UN Women, Ms. Michelle Bachelet, the first Under-Secretary- General and Executive Director of the organization will speak at a press conference on Thursday 2nd February at UN Headquarters in New York.
WHAT: Press Conference on the one year anniversary of UN Women
WHEN: Thursday, 2nd February 11.00 a.m.
WHERE: Dag Hammarskjöld Auditorium, United Nations Headquarters, New York
Discussion will focus on several issues, including:
- Against the backdrop of geo-political events, UN Women's agenda for 2012;
- Key milestones and results from UN Women's first year of operation;
- UN Women organizational priorities.
Photos from Ms. Bachelet's field visits and UN Women programmes: http://www.flickr.com/photos/unwomen/collections/72157626525511902/
B-roll from Ms. Bachelet's field visits and UN Women programmes, available on request
Media Contact: Oisika Chakrabarti, UN Women, Ph: +1 646.781.4522, e-mail: oisika.chakrabarti[at]unwomen.org
Journalists without UN groundspass who wish to attend the press conference should check the information on media accreditation and access to the UN building at: http://www.un.org/en/media/accreditation/events.shtml
More information on UN Women: www.unwomen.org