Former Chilean President, Michelle Bachelet – Executive Director of UN Women – addressing the opening of the 55th session of the Commission on the Status of Women in the United Nations General Assembly, 22 February 2011. UN Photo by Devra Berkowitz.
Senior Policy Adviser on Education for UNICEF, Dr. Changu Mannathoko, participating in a panel discussion at the Baha'i International Community's New York offices on 23 February, as part of the annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.
Bani Dugal, principal representative of the Baha'i International Community to the United Nations – standing far left – introduces a panel discussion held at the BIC's New York offices on 23 February. Pictured left to right: Dr. Faraneh Vargha-Khadem, Director of the University College London Centre for Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience; Dr. Changu Mannathoko; Mrs. Zarin Hainsworth-Fadaei – who chaired the discussion; and Dr. Wendi Momen of the UK-based women’s NGO, ADVANCE.
Former Chilean President, Michelle Bachelet – Executive Director of the newly-created UN Women – holds up a sign for the organization during a press conference on UN Women priorities for 2011. UN Photo by Paulo Filgueiras.