2015-2016 Manatt Fellowship Awardees

July 22, 2015

We are pleased to announce that the 2015-2016 Manatt Fellowship has been awarded to two M.A. students in the Elliott School, both of whom have demonstrated longstanding commitment to global gender issues and gender equality through their academic record, internships, and research.

report cover: Women in Peace and Security through United Nations Security Resolution 1325

Women still face a fight for recognition in war and peace

January 22, 2015

The Guardian referenced the GGP/IGIS publication "Women in Peace and Security through United Nations Security Resolution 1325" (.pdf) in this article on the impact of the Resolution 15 years after its passage.

photo: Mikaela Romero

Mikaela Romero Awarded 2014-2015 Michele Manatt Fellowship

August 01, 2014

Mikaela is an M.A. candidate of International Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs. In this capacity, she explores topics of international development and global gender equality.

Elliott School M.A. Program Adds Global Gender Policy Field

April 08, 2014

The Elliott School's largest M.A. program — International Affairs — has added "Global Gender Policy" to its curriculum as a major field. The Global Gender Policy field provides knowledge of global gender policy challenges and programs, expertise in research methods, and exposure to critical skills and toolkits. It will equip students with the ability to pursue and succeed in the increasing number of careers that value global gender expertise.

Stepping into Change: Migrant Women Workers in Thailand

February 12, 2013

The Global Gender Program supported the making of a short documentary produced by MAP Foundation. The 13-minute film highlights the conditions faced by Burmese migrant women workers in Thailand and the Women's Exchange program that has helped them.