Czech Republic at the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict
16.06.2014 / 15:55
The Czech Republic participated in the Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict that was held in London on June 10 – 13. The Czech delegation was chaired by Ambassador Michael Žantovský.
The Summit which was opened solemnly by Foreign Secretary William Hague and Special Envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Angelina Jolie was attended by governments from over 100 countries, over 900 experts, NGOs, Faith leaders, and representatives from international organisations across the world. It was the biggest ever international meeting on this issue. It demonstrated the global commitment to end sexual violence in conflict and to take decisive action against this crime.