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Want a stronger world after COVID-19? Choose more women leaders

February 1, 2021

Reuters

WAPPP Leader in Practice Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka discusses the importance of women's political leadership and gender-balanced governments in recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, stating that “If women do not recover from the poverty they’ve been thrown in because of COVID, many families and communities are going to be in a very difficult situation for a very long time. And that is going to be a problem for everybody.”... Read more about Want a stronger world after COVID-19? Choose more women leaders

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HKS faculty reimagine the world of work

January 27, 2021

Harvard Kennedy School

WAPPP Co-Directors Hannah Riley Bowles and Iris Bohnet discuss their research on revolutionizing workplace practices and advancing women’s career aspirations, discussing how “The sudden and sustained backflow of childcare and educational labor into the home is constraining women’s labor market participation more than men’s."... Read more about HKS faculty reimagine the world of work

Deepa Purushothaman

Deepa Purushothaman

U.S. Board Member, Avasara Leadership Institute
WAPPP Leader in Practice

Deepa Purushothaman (Per-SHOTH-a-man) is a writer and speaker who recently cofounded NFormation, a company for women of color by women of color which...

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