Ms. Mlambo-Ngcuka stressed on the importance of the role men and boys can play to end gender violence and inequality.
“No country in the world can achieve gender equality without a strong women’s movement, and it is crucial to support and strengthen it.”
– Under-Secretary General of the United Nations
Madam Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
From left Dr. Rebecca Tavares UN Women’s representative for
India, Bhutan, Maldives & Sri Lanka,
National Award winning Director & Producer Vibha Bakshi &
UN Under-Secretary General Madame Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka
First look of ‘SON RISE’ film showcased by United Nations during UN’s World Activism week.
Nishtha Satyam – Deputy Representative of UN Women India, Dr Varghese – Principal, St Stephens and
Neeti Mohan – Bollywood Playback Singer
Fire side chat with Jack Dorsey – Co-Founder and CEO of Twitter, Maya Hari – VP & Managing Director, Asia-Pacific, Twitter and Vibha Bakshi – National Award Winning Filmmaker
“Gender equality and parity is an important subject we support, we are pleased to partner with Vibha Bakshi and UN Women on the SON RISE movement as part of the larger #HeForShe initiative.”