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Side-event “Responding to sexual violence in the context of detention”, 8 October 2019, Conference Room 12, UN Headquarters, New York, United States

This event was co-hosted by All Survivors Project (ASP), the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary General on Conflict-related Sexual Violence, the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict, the Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to the UN, the Permanent Mission of the Principality of Liechtenstein to the UN, the Permanent Mission of Norway to the UN, the Permanent Mission of Peru to the UN and the Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the UN.

Panellists included H.E. Ambassador Christoph Heusgen (Permanent Representative of Germany to the United Nations)
, H.E. Ms. Pramila Patten (Special Representative of the Secretary General for Sexual Violence in Conflict)
, H.E. Ms. Virginia Gamba (Special Representative of the Secretary General for Children and Armed Conflict
), Mr. Omar Alshogre (TED speaker and survivor of torture)
, and Ms. Charu Lata Hogg (Founder Director, ASP). H.E. Ambassador Christian Wenaweser, Permanent Representative of the Principality of Liechtenstein to the United Nations, moderated the discussion.