Global Judicial Leadership Conference - Day One

Jun 10, 2019 @ 10:00AM - Jun 10, 2019 @ 6:00PM

UNITED NATIONS

405 East 42nd Street

New York, NY 10017

June 10-11, 2019

The Global Judicial Leadership Conference is a two-day conference convening in New York City.  Day One (Monday, June 10, 2019) event activities will be held at the United Nations Building. Day Two (Tuesday, June 11, 2019) event activities will be held at Columbia Law School.

REGISTER ONLINE HERE

(Complete the registration section of this program flyer and submit by mail or email.)

The registration fee includes entry to sessions, breakfast (Tuesday), lunch (Monday and Tuesday).

Registrants who cancel before May 27 will receive a refund, subject to a $50 processing fee.  No refunds on or after May 27

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

NAWJ lists three nearby hotels for your convenience (see Hotel Information below.) Feel free to select another hotel of your choice.

DAY ONE AT THE UNITED NATIONS

IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR PEACE AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.

This event is co-supported by the Center for Gender & Sexuality Law at Columbia Law School.

 

PROGRAM CHAIRS

Sally ("Salwa") Shatila Kader

Founder and President of the International Federation for Peace and Sustainable Development

Judge Tamila E. Ipema

President of the National Association of Women Judges; Superior Court of California, County of San Diego

 

TIME PROGRAM
10:00 AM TOUR OF THE UNITED NATIONS
  (The conference tour has reached capacity. It is closed.)
   
12:00 PM LUNCH (offsite)
   
3:00 PM WELCOME REMARKS
   
  Sally ("Salwa") Shatila Kader, Founder and President International Federation for Peace and Sustainable Development
   
  Judge Tamila E. Ipema, President, National Association of Women Judges; Superior Court of California, County of San Diego
   
 
Mr. Miguel de Serpa Soares, Under-Secretary-General for Legal Affairs and United Nations Legal Counsel
   
  His Excellency Mr. Modest J. Mero, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the United Republic of Tanzania to the United Nations
   
  His Excellency Jorge Skinner-Klee Arenales, Permanent Representative of Guatemala to the United Nations
   
  His Excellency Mr. António Gumende, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic Mozambique 
   
3:30 PM INTERMISSION: VIOLIN AND FLUTE MUSIC
   
3:45 PM DISCUSSIONS BY INDIVIDUAL SPEAKERS ON HUMAN RIGHTS FOR ALL WOMEN: SEXUAL HARASSMENT AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
  Speakers:
   
  Her Excellency Ambassador Fatima K. Mohammed, Permanent Observer of the African Union to the United Nations
   
  Colonel Linda Murnane (USAF JAG, Retired), Legal Research Consultant, LexisNexis; ABA’s Mayer Rasmussen Awardee for Advancement of Women in International Law
   
  Lieutenant Commander Marcia Andrade Braga, Naval Officer; Military Gender Advisor at the UN Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic
   
   

In Attendance and Available to Respond to Questions:

Patricia Nemeth, President of the United Nations Staff Union

 

DAY TWO agenda here.

 

 

Event Details

Hotel Information

NAWJ lists three nearby hotels for your convenience. Feel free to select another hotel of your choice.

 

MILLENIUM HOTEL NEW YORK ONE UN PLAZA

One UN Plaza New, NY 10017. Across the street from the United Nations.

 

EVEN Hotel New York-Midtown East HOTEL

221 East 44th Street, New York, NY 10017

The hotel is located three blocks west of the United Nations Building, a six minute walk to the UN building, 0.3 mile.

 

THE LEXINGTON HOTEL

511 Lexington Avenue at 48th Street, New York, NY 10017

The hotel is located eight blocks northwest of the United Nations Building, a 12 minute walk to the UN Building, 0.6 mile.