JWF SDGs Conference 2022: Transforming Our World

JWF SDGs Conference 2022: Transforming Our World

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In the Margins of the United Nations General Assembly 77th Session

21 September 2022, Wednesday | 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM (EST)

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PANEL 1 – The Global State of Peace and Conflict Resolution
  • The role of civil society in establishing sustainable peace and security
  • Wars and conflicts as a threat to sustainable development
  • The transitional justice as a key component of conflict resolution
  • Food security under conflict settings
PANEL 2 – Gender-Based Crimes in Conflict Zones
  • Violence against women journalists in armed conflicts
  • Violations faced by women human rights defenders under authoritarian regimes
  • Conflict-related sexual violence as a weapon of war under the International Criminal Court and Rome Statute
  • Intergovernmental initiatives and NGO best-practices to combat gender-based crimes in conflict zones
PANEL 3 – Migration and Refugee Policies: Intergovernmental Responses to Recent Displacements
  • The cross-cutting issue of migration, refugees, and the SDGs: implementation and progress
  • International Organization for Migration`s Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM)
  • Climate crisis inducing and waves of migration and refugees
  • Conflict-related enforced migration