Roundtables & Keynotes

January 20, 2022

Solutions for Addressing the Humanitarian Crisis in Afghanistan

Thursday, January 20 10:00AM - 11:30AM EST Watch the Event Recording [embed]https://youtu.be/25bSvoHmO0I[/embed] More than twenty million Afghans are on the brink of famine and the country faces near universal poverty in the next six months. The financial system has collapsed, with

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December 6, 2021

2021 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

2021 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards: Women's Rights are Human Rights Monday, December 6, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM EST Gaston Hall, Georgetown University Watch the Event Recording [embed]https://youtu.be/gsWjC2o9n_A[/embed]   Join the 2021 Hillary Rodham Clinton awards ceremony and celebrate

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November 8, 2021

Sustainability, Equality, Peace: Integrating Climate Change & WPS Agendas

Monday, November 8 10:00AM - 11:15AM EDT Watch the Event Recording [embed]https://youtu.be/zVuYL4RuEnc[/embed] GIWPS led a discussion on the sidelines of the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26) with policymakers, civil society leaders, and climate activists about the linkages

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October 21, 2021

A New Chapter in Afghanistan: Ensuring International Cooperation in Support of Afghan Women & Girls

Thursday, October 21 3:00PM-5:00PM EDT Watch A Recording of the Event [embed]https://youtu.be/CDIf4-eLi2c[/embed]   On the sidelines of the 2021 United Nations Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security, this urgent conversation on ensuring international cooperation in response to the crisis in

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October 19, 2021

Launching the 2021 Global Women, Peace and Security Index

Tuesday, October 19 8:30 AM - 9:45 AM EDT Watch the Event Recording [embed]https://youtu.be/5i0avlK4psE[/embed]   Join the launch of the third edition of the global Women, Peace and Security Index, which provides a comprehensive measure of women's wellbeing and their

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October 13, 2021

“Women’s Rights are Human Rights:” Launching a Georgetown Exhibition

Wednesday, October 13 5:30PM-6:30PM EDT Murray Room, Lauinger Library 3700 O Street NW Washington, D.C. 20057 “If there is one message that echoes forth from this conference, let it be that women’s rights are human rights, and human rights are

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October 6, 2021

Women in Uniform: Does Participation Shift U.S. Military Culture and Operations?

Wednesday, October 6 12:00PM-1:00PM EDT Watch a Recording of the Event [embed]https://youtu.be/4NFvgjILYds[/embed] Does increasing women’s participation in the U.S. military shift military culture? If so, does this support compliance with international conventions such as Women, Peace and Security or International Humanitarian

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September 29, 2021

Promoting Gender Equality in Democracy: Featuring Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde

Wednesday, September 29 9:30AM-10:30AM EDT Watch a recording of the event [embed]https://youtu.be/1ou2QZGMDbU[/embed] Protecting and promoting women in democracy is a global imperative. Research shows that gender equality and democracy are mutually reinforcing; women’s political participation results in greater responsiveness to citizen

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September 9, 2021

A Conversation with Ambassador Roya Rahmani

Thursday, September 9, 2021 10:00AM-11:00AM EDT Afghanistan's first female ambassador to the United States Roya Rahmani discussed the unfolding crisis in Afghanistan under Taliban rule, particularly as it impacts women and girls. She shared her views on events relating to the evacuation

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September 8, 2021

Iranian Women on the Frontlines: Strategies for Change

Wednesday, September 8 10:00AM-11:30AM EDT Watch a recording of the event: [embed]https://youtu.be/2ilo7DoFdBo[/embed] The Iranian women’s movement has been one of the most dynamic in the world as women have united in demanding their rights at enormous risk to themselves. This

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