Gender & Politics

2021 Mar 08

A Celebration of International Women’s Day with Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan

10:00am

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In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan joins the Center for International Development, Belfer Center’s Middle East Initiative, Women and Public Policy Program, and the Institute of Politics at Harvard Kennedy School to discuss women’s empowerment, cross-cultural dialogue, and innovative solutions to global challenges. The conversation will be moderated by Melani Cammett, Clarence Dillon Professor of International Affairs at Harvard.

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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

2021 Mar 08

International Women's Day: A Conversation with Ambassador Melanne Verveer and Rangita de Silva de Alwis

12:00pm to 1:30pm

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Join the Women and Public Policy Program for an enlightening conversation on the Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW), which became effective in the UN in 1981 and has been ratified by 189 countries, not including the United States.... Read more about International Women's Day: A Conversation with Ambassador Melanne Verveer and Rangita de Silva de Alwis

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