Roundtables & Keynotes

May 3, 2016

Spring Meeting of the International Council on Women’s Business Leadership

The International Council on Women's Business Leadership convened for its spring meeting. Attendees included representatives from WeConnect International, the U.S. Department of State, Bank of America Foundation, the Cherie Blair Foundation for…
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April 27, 2016

“The Changing Face of Aid: Humanitarian Sector and the Need for Reform”

The Georgetown University School of Foreign Service and the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security co-hosted a lecture and conversation with David Miliband, President and CEO of the International Rescue Committee, on…
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April 15, 2016

“Securing Peace in Iraq and Syria: Strategies for Stability”

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security hosted a discussion on "Securing Peace in Iraq and Syria: Strategies for Stability," featuring remarks by H.E. Børge Brende, Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs, David Miliband,…
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April 14, 2016

Screening of Salam Neighbor

Living on One, 1001 MEDIA and the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security hosted a special screening of Salam Neighbor. Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan, Ambassador Melanne Verveer, and David Miliband, President and CEO…
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April 5, 2016

“Enhancing Accountability for Women, Peace and Security: Maximizing Synergies between CEDAW and the WPS Resolutions”

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, The Global Gender Program of the Elliott School of International Affairs, the Transitional Justice Institute at Ulster University, and UN Women hosted a roundtable on “Enhancing Accountability for Women,…
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April 4, 2016

Ministerial Roundtable with Dr. Beate Merk, Bavarian Minister for European and International Affairs

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, Georgetown Women in International Affairs - GWIA, and the BMW Center for German and European Studies (CGES) hosted a Ministerial Roundtable with Dr.…
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March 31, 2016

“Women Disrupting Business as Usual”

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security and Diamonds Unleashed by Kara Ross hosted a panel discussion on "Women Disrupting Business As Usual" at Georgetown University. Amb. Melanne Verveer…
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March 31, 2016

“The Link Between Security and Development and the Role of Women in Peace Negotiations”

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security and the Embassy of Sweden hosted a conversation with H.E. Margot Wallström, Swedish Minister of Foreign Affairs, on "Sustainable Peace: The Link…
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March 22, 2016

Bridging Theory and Practice: Women and Peace Support Operations

Continuing the Institute’s Bridging Theory and Practice Series as part of our International Consortium initiative, we hosted a seminar on women and peace support operations. The workshop brought together scholars and…
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