Women on Security Council have responsibility to open door for others

Listen /

Maria Cristina Perceval.UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe

Women ambassadors who serve on the United Nations Security Council have the responsibility to open the door for other women to follow in their steps.

That's according to Maria Cristina Perceval, the Permanent Representative of Argentina, who is one of five female ambassadors serving on the Council.

It's the first time there have been five women on the 15-member body.

In the second of our series of five interviews with women ambassadors, Elizabeth Philip asked Ms Perceval about the significance of serving on the Security Council.

Duration: 2'53"

UN Radio Daily News Programme
UN Radio Daily News Programme
Updated at 1800 GMT, Monday to Friday
Loading the player ...

CONNECT

 

August 2017
M T W T F S S
« Jul    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031