Taubman 135, Center for Public Leadership’s Darman Seminar Room
May Al-Dabbagh, Assistant Professor of Social Research and Public Policy, New York University Abu Dhabi; former Founder and Director, Gender and Public Policy Program, Dubai School of Government; and former WAPPP Research Fellow
This interactive Forum will actively engage attendees in conversation with student leaders at Harvard and IOP Fellows, including Cathy Russell, U.S. Ambassador for Global Women’s Issues (2013-2017), on a forward look at the impact and intersectionality of the modern feminist movement. Victoria Budson, Executive Director of the Women and Public Policy Program, Harvard Kennedy School, will moderate the discussion.
The IDEV PIC invites you for a conversation on empowering women in international development with Wade Channel, gender equality expert at USAID. We will debate the most pressing challenges facing women and girls globally, discuss the role of bilateral aid agencies in promoting gender equality, and explore how different frames of gender equality shape this work - should women’s empowerment be centered around women’s rights, or is it primarily “smart economics”?
This event is co-sponsored by the Center for International Development and the Women and Public Policy Program at...