WITNESS hosts panel at United Nations: Women & Technology
This past Tuesday, March 17, WITNESS participated in the United Nation’s 59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women, a two week conference that brings together women’s rights activists from around the world.
WITNESS’ Senior Program Manager, Bukeni Waruzi, organized a panel, Women and Technology: Effective documentation of sexual violence and empowering survivors, which showcased the various ways technology is being used to protect and advocate for women’s rights.
Esther Wambui Kimbani, Young Women’s Leadership Institute, Kenya
Mandivavarira Mudarikwa, a lawyer with Legal Resources Center, South Africa
Dafne Sabanes Plou, The Association for Progressive Communication, Argentina