Roundtables & Keynotes

January 28, 2021

Attitude is Everything: Challenging Gender Stereotypes

No country has achieved gender equality yet. How do we overcome persistent inequalities? What is working for women and girls – and could be scaled to accelerate progress? Join us to launch a five-part virtual event series on how to advance

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December 14, 2020

Connecting International Humanitarian Law and The Women Peace and Security Agenda

Monday, December 14 10:00AM-11:15AM EST Watch a recording of the event [embed]https://youtu.be/_KZjnSga8GY?t=40[/embed] The Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda often references International Humanitarian Law (IHL), calling upon governments and military actors to uphold the Geneva Conventions and Additional Protocols, and condemn violence

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December 11, 2020

Standing with Women Leaders of Belarus

Friday, December 11 10:00AM-11:30AM EST Read the press release about this event. Watch the event video below. [embed]https://youtu.be/Qp42sTZZzTQ?t=123[/embed] Featuring: The Hon. Madeleine K. Albright Former U.S. Secretary of State and Mortara Distinguished Professor of Diplomacy, Georgetown University The Hon. Jeanne Shaheen

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November 11, 2020

Advancing Women’s Participation in Post-Conflict Reconstruction

Wednesday, November 11 11:45am-12:45pm EDT Watch the Event Recording [embed]https://youtu.be/FOavoWnVeW8[/embed] An event to launch a new Joint Report and UN Action Plan by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security and the UAE on the role of women in post-conflict

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October 30, 2020

Perspectives from Women Peace Negotiators: Marking the 20th anniversary of UN Security Council Resolution 1325

Friday, October 30 9:30am-10:30am EDT Watch the Event Recording [embed]https://youtu.be/_kqdFFkxpXI?t=75[/embed] Featuring: Dr. Monica McWilliams Signatory to the Good Friday Agreement in Northern Ireland and Co-founder of the Northern Ireland Women’s Coalition Ms. Miriam Coronel-Ferrer Chief Negotiator of the Philippines Government

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October 13, 2020

Championing Gender-Sensitive Security Sector Reform

Tuesday, October 13 11:30am-12:45pm EDT Watch the event recording: [embed]https://youtu.be/2FzTBXVXe6w?t=69[/embed] The fourth panel in a four-part series sponsored by the UAE and the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security on the role of women in post-conflict reconstruction With Opening

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October 8, 2020

The Best and Worst States for Women: Introducing the US Women, Peace and Security Index

Thursday, October 8 1:00pm-2:00pm EDT The US WPS Index - Now Published! Watch a recording of the event: [embed]https://youtu.be/HQkMinbnZoI[/embed] Featuring: Ms. Susan Goldberg Editor-in-Chief, National Geographic Ms. Tina Tchen President and CEO, Times Up Dr. C. Nicole Mason President and CEO,

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September 29, 2020

Diversity and Inclusion: A National Security Imperative

September 29, 2020 12:00 - 1:30 pm EDT Watch the event recording: [embed]https://youtu.be/13czili2vRQ?t=126[/embed] In a moment that has laid bare systemic racism and injustice, leading diplomats and national security practitioners discussed why a diverse security sector is essential for effective

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September 10, 2020

Beijing+25: Commemorating a Watershed Moment for Women’s Rights

A Conversation with Hillary Rodham Clinton and Madeleine Albright Thursday, September 10 11:00am-12:00pm EDT Watch the discussion now. Read the report: Beijing+25 – Accelerating Progress for Women and Girls [embed]https://youtu.be/U9kmJt1mXdg?t=1[/embed] The UN Fourth World Conference on Women, hosted in Beijing

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July 28, 2020

Standing With Afghan Women: Ensuring Meaningful Inclusion in the Intra-Afghan Peace Talks

Tuesday, July 28 10:00am-11:00am EDT Watch the virtual discussion [embed]https://youtu.be/hoXD4k21_4k?t=88[/embed] The Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security (GIWPS) and Cordaid, a leading Dutch relief and development organization, hosted a high-level virtual discussion on Afghan women’s role in the upcoming

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