Roundtables & Keynotes

December 5, 2022

2022 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security invites members of the Georgetown University community to The 2022 Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards Monday, December 5 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ET Doors open at 10:00 a.m Gaston Hall, Third Floor

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November 11, 2022

Climate Security & Agriculture: Strategies for Inclusive Adaptation

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EuCynEEA7co&list=PLM2nmulYUUvlCXK1DzduxaS2w3WwumpbG&index=17[/embed] Women represent a large share of the world’s agricultural workers and face disproportionate climate impacts. But they are also at the forefront of climate change adaptation efforts and must be centered in solutions. GIWPS was proud to co-host an

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November 9, 2022

Women in Charge: A Conversation with Diane von Fürstenberg

[embed]https://youtu.be/6qhUoqRqnsI[/embed] 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

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November 2, 2022

Standing with Iranian Women

[embed]https://youtu.be/vUeQ1yj2MvY[/embed] Once again, Iranian women are risking everything for their rights and leading the charge for change despite continued attacks. It is critical the world understands their bravery and the gravity of the moment. Leading advocates reflect on women's role

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October 21, 2022

A Critical Moment for Burma

On the sidelines of the 2022 United Nations Open Debate on Women, Peace and Security, the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security hosted an urgent conversation on advancing international action in response to the crisis in Myanmar. Leading Burmese

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August 24, 2022

Inclusive Adaptation: A Benefit Multiplier for Climate Action and WPS

This event launched a new GIWPS climate report, "Inclusive Adaptation: A Benefit Multiplier for Climate Action and Women, Peace and Security." GIWPS experts highlighted key findings from the report and demonstrated how meaningful inclusion of women in local-level climate adaptation

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August 17, 2022

Islam and Women’s Rights in Afghanistan: Launching the Islam and Negotiation Action Guide for Muslim Women

Afghan women leaders and leading Muslim academics share their views on how Islamic tradition offers a framework to build equitable institutions that respect human rights as well as women’s rights. [embed]https://youtu.be/dPYu4fPDmYo[/embed] This event launches the Islam and Negotiation Action Guide

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July 28, 2022

Engaging Afghan Women & Civil Society in U.S. Policymaking: The Launch of the U.S.-Afghan Consultative Mechanism

Thursday, June 28 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm EDT Click here to register Join the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security, USIP, the Atlantic Council, the Sisterhood is Global Institute, and the U.S Department of State for the official

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June 13, 2022

Holding The Taliban Accountable: Utilizing International Leverage to Stop Rights Abuses

On the sidelines of the 50th session of the UN Human Rights Council, the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security hosted an expert discussion on June 13, 2022 focused on identifying the most effective sources of international leverage against

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May 9, 2022

Realizing Women, Peace & Security in Ukraine

The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security hosted an expert discussion on May 9, 2022, on the war in Ukraine and its consequences for women and girls. Panelists included high-level policymakers and Ukrainian women leading efforts across humanitarian, human

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