SPEAKERS

SPEAKER OVERVIEW

On this page you can find an overview of the speakers attending the Stop the War on Children Global Symposium.

HRH Princess Viktória de Bourbon de Parme

Co-host & Patroness, Save the Children The Netherlands
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Helle Thorning Schmidt

CEO, Save the Children International
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Pauline Krikke

Mayor, Municipality of The Hague
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Jane Ferguson

International Journalist and War Correspondent
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Erik de Baedts

General Director of the Carnegie Foundation - Peace Palace
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Pim Kraan

CEO, Save the Children The Netherlands
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Keynote speakers

High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet

United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
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Fatou Bensouda

Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court
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Samuel Kofi Woods

Former Minister of Public Works of the Republic of Liberia.
Human Rights Lawyer
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Save the Children Ambassadors

Panel Safety - Speakers

UN Special Representative Virginia Gamba

Special Representative to the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
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Dr. Ibrahim M. Shinwari

Deputy Minister of Education, Government of Afghanistan
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Luciana Micha

National Coordinator for the Implementation of International Humanitarian Law, Ministry of Defense, Government of Argentina
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Vanessa Murphy

Institutional Expert Children and International Humanitarian Law, ICRC
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Peter Wilson

UK Ambassador to The Netherlands, Government of the United Kingdom
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Panel Justice - Speakers

Veronique Aubert

Senior Conflict & Humanitarian Research and Policy Advisor, Save the Children UK
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Shaheed Fatima QC

Barrister at Blackstone Chambers, London
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Karim Khan QC

Special Advisor and Head of the Investigative Team to Promote Accountability for Da’esh/ISIL crimes (UNITAD)
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Lieutenant-general Martin Wijnen

Vice Chief of Defence, Ministry of Defence, Government of The Netherlands
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Ishmael Beah

Human Rights Activist, Bestselling Author from Sierra Leone
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Panel Practical Help - Speakers

Leslie Snider

Moderator
Director, MHPSS Collaborative for Children and Families in Adversity
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Reina Buijs

Director General International Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Trade and Development, Government of The Netherlands
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Mark Jordans

Director, Research and Development, War Child; Professor, Child and Adolescent Global Mental Health, University of Amsterdam
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Sherrie Rollins Westin

President, Social Impact & Philanthropy, Sesame Workshop
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Dr. Malik Nedam Aldeen

Yasmine Sherif

Director, Education Cannot Wait
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