External Partners

Ali Andi Leadership Institute for Young Women seeks to equip the next generation of young, female peacebuilders with the necessary conflict resolution and leadership skills during their formative years, providing them with greater access to peace negotiations and leadership positions in the future.

El-Hibri Charitable Foundation is committed to building a better world by embracing the universally shared values of Islam—peace and social justice—through a rights-based approach to community engagement and the empowerment of disadvantaged people.

The Ford Foundation is on the frontlines of social change around the world, working with visionary leaders and organizations to change social structures and institutions—so that everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential and have a voice in decisions that affect them.

KARAMAH, Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights, is a U.S.-based non-profit organization that contributes to the understanding and promotion of human rights worldwide, particularly the rights of Muslim women under Islamic and civil law, through education, legal outreach, and advocacy.

The Mary Robinson Foundation-Climate Justice (MRFCJ), housed at the National University of Ireland, Galway, is a center for thought leadership, education, and advocacy on the struggle to secure global justice for those people vulnerable to the impacts of climate change who are usually forgotten—the poor, the disempowered, and the marginalized.

The National Democratic Institute (NDI) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization working to support and strengthen democratic institutions worldwide through citizen participation, openness, and accountability in government.

The Office of Global Women’s Issues (S/GWI) at the U.S. Department of State seeks to ensure that women’s issues are fully integrated in the formulation and conduct of U.S. foreign policy.

Sunnylands is the historic residence of Leonore and Walter Annenberg, and has been redesigned to be a west coast “Camp David,” providing a place of tranquility and hospitality where global leaders can convene to advance international agreement.

The Global Women’s Leadership Initiative (GWLI) at the Woodrow Wilson Center promotes networks among women leaders, mentoring and training of emerging women leaders, in support of the goal of 50% female public servants by 2050.

The Institute for Inclusive Security is a non-profit organization under the Hunt Alternatives Fund that is recognized as one of the world’s premier organizations on women’s inclusion in public leadership and peacebuilding.

The Women in Public Service Project (WPSP), housed at the Woodrow Wilson Center, is dedicated to building a generation of women leaders who will invest in their countries and communities, provide leadership in their governments, and change the way global solutions are forged.

The U.S. Civil Society Working Group on the National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security is a member organization dedicated to advancing the U.S. government’s commitment to women, peace and security issues and implementing the U.S. National Action Plan on women, peace and security.

Vital Voices Global Partnership is a non-governmental organization based in Washington, D.C. that seeks to identify, invest in, and bring visibility to extraordinary women throughout the world.

Women in the World Foundation is an initiative dedicated to building solutions that advance women and girls by bringing together international women leaders and women from all over the world to share their stories and drive meaningful change.

Women’s Democracy Network (WDN) at the International Republican Institute is an initiative committed to increasing women’s political participation, leadership, and representation in elected office.