The Program runs a Gender and International Affairs Speaker Series to host scholars, activists and practitioners to speak on their research, campaigns and policy developments related to gender and gender equality. We aim to host as wide a range of speakers as possible on issues that relate to gender, social justice and human rights in international affairs. The seminars are open to all. 

Women’s Empowerment and Equality: Challenges, Progress, and Opportunities

Thursday, August 7, 2014 - 12:00pm

The conference consisted of a series of panels on advancing the gender equality agenda. Twelve guest speakers were brought in to present on their work or research tied to gender and development.

Women’s Empowerment in Pakistan and the United States

Wednesday, February 19, 2014 - 8:30am

This video conference connected GW with Lahore College Women's University (LCWU) in Lahore, Pakistan, for a live discussion between faculty and students at both universities.

2014 Global Gender Forum Events

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - 8:00am