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The Best & Worst Countries for Women: WPS Index Briefing

Join the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security for a conversation on the findings of the WPS Index 2019-20, which ranks 167 countries on women’s comprehensive wellbeing and analyzes trends in gender equality.

The WPS Index is the most comprehensive ranking of women’s well-being around the globe, capturing three key dimensions of women’s well-being: inclusion, justice, and security. The second edition of the WPS Index includes several major innovations, including expanded coverage to 167 countries and assessment of data at the subnational level. Trends over time reveal important drivers of progress as well as major areas of concern.

 

Featuring:

Ambassador Melanne Verveer, Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

Dr. Joel Hellman, Dean, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University

Dr. Jeni Klugman, Managing Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

 

Thursday, December 5, 2019

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM EST

Georgetown University

Mortara Center for International Studies, 36th Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20007

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