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Kathy Calvin
President & CEO of . Advocate. Storyteller. Champion for girls. Motorcycle rider. Tri-sector athlete.
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Kathy Calvin 13h
Corrosive inequality persists as 's new report finds 82% of wealth created last year went to the top 1% while the bottom 50% saw no gains. We need an economy that leaves no one behind.
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UNA-USA Jan 21
PODCAST: Munira Khalif talks with about what it means to give youth a voice at the , and how she's using her platform to advance gender equality and empowerment for women and girls. Listen here: via
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Kathy Calvin Jan 18
Looking forward to powerful storytelling through on how we’re making progress toward a world where no one is left behind. Congrats , , & team.
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Nahla Valji Jan 16
Today the hit a major milestone. For the first time in history, there is full gender parity in the top leadership of the United Nations - SG's 44-member Senior Management Group.
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Kathy Calvin Jan 17
The is pleased to weclome as our new Chief Communications Officer! He will join us at a time when making the case for the UN, global engagement, & collaborative solutions is more vital than ever:
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António Guterres Jan 16
From conflicts to climate change to mass migration, women's empowerment will make the difference.
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Kathy Calvin Jan 12
Congratulations on being sworn in as 's new Executive Director . We look forward to working with you to improve the lives of children everywhere!
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Kathy Calvin Jan 12
We would all do well to engage in Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' thinking: "Migration is a positive global phenomenon. It powers economic growth, reduces inequalities, connects diverse societies..."
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The Elders Jan 9
2018 marks the centenary of our founder ’s birth. reflects on his legacy and the need for leaders to act with “kindness and generous accommodation” in overcoming the global challenges which face us in the year ahead.
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Kathy Calvin Jan 8
What will we need to achieve the world we want in 2018? Stamina and speed. Check out my New Year’s letter:
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Kathy Calvin Jan 5
Alliances = key to . and I discuss partnerships in development in this new series
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Kathy Calvin Jan 2
Check out the Secretary-General’s “red alert” for us to make 2018 a year of unity. Let’s act for the world together. As says, our future depends on it.
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Kathy Calvin Dec 28
. does good on – and off – the court with his new Low Colorway from . For every pair sold, Stephen will donate a life-saving bed net to the ’s campaign to :
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Kathy Calvin Dec 23
Thank you! Proud to join such an esteemed group working to better the world — and so many other inspirational people!
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Kathy Calvin Dec 22
Congratulations to Henrietta Holsman Fore on her appointment as 's new Exec. Director! Her experience in international diplomacy & development will help ensure the rights, health, and well-being of children remain top priorities on the global agenda
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Kathy Calvin Dec 22
Stories of challenge & division often filled this year's headlines. However, behind these headlines are stories of people coming together for progress with the . Read 8 good news stories you may have missed in 2017:
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Kathy Calvin Dec 12
FACT: 28.3k people a day are forced to flee their homes in search of safety. More than half are children who also leave their school behind. Give the gift of education & opportunity through ’s Adopt-A-Future initiative → 🌎💙
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Kathy Calvin Dec 11
In 2017, the has worked with the & partners to: -Advance women's & girls' rights -Support a strong partnership -Improve global health -Take - & much more Take a look at the UN Foundation's year in review:
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António Guterres Dec 9
When anyone’s human rights are denied, everyone’s rights are undermined. We must stand up for human rights – every day, everywhere.
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UN Spokesperson Dec 8
This is the worst attack on UN peacekeepers in the Organization’s recent history. It's another indication of the enormous sacrifices made by troop contributing countries in the service of global peace - on attack on peacekeepers.
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