Women’s rights are under attack around the world. And women are rising up. From Iran to Afghanistan to Ukraine, women are leading protests, defending democracy, and ensuring a safe and just world for all. Renowned designer and philanthropist Diane Von Fürstenberg spoke with Georgetown students about the critical roles women play worldwide and how we can invest in women and scale their impact.
Renowned Fashion Designer and Philanthropist, Founder of the Fashion House DvF
in conversation with:
Amb. Melanne Verveer
Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security
Georgetown Students from
Afghanistan, Iran, and Ukraine
Bahar Ghandehari (COL’23), Iran
Olha Kovach (SFS ’26), Ukraine
Salma Alokozai (GHD ’24), Afghanistan
Hosted by Georgetown University’s Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS) and Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS).