State of the World’s Fathers New York City Launch at the United Nations on June 16, 2015

State of the World’s Fathers New York City Launch at the United Nations on June 16, 2015

The launch event will include opening remarks and comments, a presentation of the report’s key findings, and a panel discussion about how and why fatherhood matters.

Opening Remarks

  • Chelsea Clinton, Vice Chair, Clinton Foundation

Key Note Address

  • Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director, UNFPA

Presentation of Key Findings

  • Gary Barker, International Director, Promundo

Panel Discussion

  • Giselle Carino, Deputy Regional Director, International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region (IPPF/WHR)
  • Yannick Glemarec, Deputy Executive Director for Policy and Programme, UN Women
  • Lena Karlsson, Director, Child Protection Initiative, Save the Children
  • Michael Sneed, Vice President, Global Corporate Affairs, Johnson & Johnson

Moderated by Richard Lui, MSNBC & NBC News Anchor/UN HeForShe Spokesperson/Plan International Because I Am A Girl Ambassador

Closing Remarks

  • Dean Peacock, Executive Director, Sonke Gender Justice
  • Nikki van der Gaag, Report Author and Author of “Feminism and Men”
  • Michael Kaufman, Report Author and Co-founder of the White Ribbon Campaign

When: Tuesday, 16 June 2015, 3:30-5pm EDT
Where: United Nations Headquarters, Trusteeship Chamber 1st Avenue between 42nd and 48th Street, New York, New York United Nations Webcast to follow the event live: http://webtv.un.org

http://sowf.men-care.org

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