Advancing Gender Equality through Women-Led Climate Resilience

Organized by Pathfinder International Advancing Gender Equality through Women-Led Climate Resilience March 15, 2022 RSVP We have seen how often the world’s toughest challenges are solved by investing in women and girls. To meet the gravest threat to our planet today, we must activate our greatest untapped resource: the resourcefulness, know-how, and leadership of women…

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Overcoming Gender-Related Barriers to Immunization Services

Organized by CSIS Overcoming Gender-Related Barriers to Immunization Services March 8, 2022 RSVP As health care providers worldwide intensify efforts to reach zero-dose children with routine immunizations and, at the same time, scale up adult access to new Covid-19 vaccines, it has become clear that addressing gender-related barriers to immunization services must be part of…

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Where is Gender on the Pandemic Preparedness & Response Agenda?

Organized by Pandemic Action Network and Women in Global Health Where is Gender on the Pandemic Preparedness & Response Agenda? March 1, 2022 RSVP Join us for our March Virtual Stage in partnership with Women in Global Health on Tuesday, March 1, 2021, 5pm-6pm CEST / 11am-12pm ET. The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a disproportionate…

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UN Global Humanitarian Overview 2022 Launch with Samantha Power and Martin Griffiths

Organized CSIS UN Global Humanitarian Overview 2022 Launch with Samantha Power and Martin Griffiths December 2, 2021 RSVP On December 2, 2021, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), United States Agency for International Development (USAID), and the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) will co-host the Washington DC launch of the Global Humanitarian Overview 2022 –…

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Women Leaders in Global Health Conference 2021 Reimagining Leadership

Organized by WomenLift Health Women Leaders in Global Health Conference 2021 Reimagining Leadership November 15-16, 2021 RSVP WomenLift Health will convene the fifth annual Women Leaders in Global Health (WLGH) Conference. The theme of this year’s conference is Reimagining Leadership: centering diverse women and girls in health, catalyzing institutional change, optimizing pathways to leadership, and building integrated…

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COVID as a Gendered Crisis: Forging a Shared Agenda for Inclusive Recovery

Organized by Center for Global Development COVID as a Gendered Crisis: Forging a Shared Agenda for Inclusive Recovery November 9, 2021 RSVP Watch online here. ABOUT THE EVENT In early 2021, CGD launched the COVID-19 Gender and Development Initiative with two objectives: increase the importance of gender equality on the policy agendas of global decision-makers in COVID response…

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Protecting Access to Health for Women and Girls in Afghanistan

Organized by ACTION Global Health Advocacy Partnership  Protecting Access to Health for Women and Girls in Afghanistan October 7, 2021 RSVP This webinar will highlight the voices of experts working in health, gender equality, human rights, and activism in Afghanistan. We hope to assess the impact of recent events in Afghanistan on women and girls,…

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Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Generation Equality Forum: What’s Been Promised and What’s Next?

Organized by Women in Global Health and Center for Global Development Women’s Economic Empowerment at the Generation Equality Forum: What’s Been Promised and What’s Next? September 14, 2021 RSVP The Center for Global Development (CGD) and Women in Global Health (WGH) are pleased to co-host this event, following the second session of the Generation Equality Forum, organized…

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Advocacy Updates ~ July 13, 2021

Administration News Biden administration releases global COVID-19 response and recovery framework  On July 1, the White House released its U.S. COVID-19 Global Response and Recovery Framework, which outlines five objectives to achieve its overarching goals of ending the pandemic and strengthening global recovery and readiness for future pandemic threats. These objectives include: 1) accelerating equitable…

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UNFPA 2021 State of World Population Report Launch

Organized by UNFPA UNFPA 2021 State of World Population Report Launch April 29, 2021 RSVP Please join the Wilson Center’s Maternal Health Initiative and UNFPA for the U.S. launch of UNFPA’s 2021 State of the World’s Population report, titled “My Body is My own: Claiming the Right to Autonomy and Self-Determination,” which details the value…

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