July 15, 2015
Country: United States

The Permanent Mission of the United Kingdom
to the United Nations

in association with

Women’s Refugee Commission

invite you to attend

Protection and Energy:
The Next 10 Years for Displaced Women

Wednesday July 15, 2015 from 3:30-5:00pm

1 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza
885 Second Avenue
New York, New York 10017


The Women’s Refugee Commission (WRC), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves will highlight the challenges faced by displaced women and girls due to a lack of safe access to cooking fuel and other energy needs. They will share lessons learned, current commitments for addressing gaps, and stimulate dialogue around the key recommendations for the way forward.

Remarks by:

  • Dale Buscher, Senior Director for Programs, Women's Refugee Commission
  • Erika Joergensen, Director, New York Office, UN World Food Programme
  • Anne-Christine Eriksson, Deputy Director, New York Office, UNHCR
  • Corinne Hart, Director of Gender and Humanitarian Programs, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves


For RSVP and further information, please email keith.matthews@fco.gov.uk.