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June 18, 2016

by Adzi Vokhiwa, Senior Program Associate via GIPHY Earlier this week, I attended the first ever White House Summit on the United State of Women. It was an incredible gathering. More than 5,000 women leaders and activists attended. Speakers included White House officials Valerie Jarrett and Tina Tchen, Wanda Durant (mother of NBA star Kevin […]

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Special Statement on Orlando

We are horrified and deeply saddened by the tragic mass shooting targeting the LGBTQ+ community in Orlando, Florida this week. Our hearts are broken for the precious lives that have been lost or forever scarred by this night of mayhem. We extend our deepest sympathy to the family and friends left behind to mourn each […]

Senate Action on NDAA

On Wednesday, May 25, 2016 eighteen organizations sent the following message to the U.S. Senate in regard to that body’s consideration of the Fiscal Year 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). These organizations come from both the left and the right sides of the political spectrum. The entirety of the text and signing organizations are […]

Webinar: Advancing Women’s Rights, Peace, and Political Participation Globally

Webinar: Advancing Women’s Rights, Peace, and Political Participation Globally Wednesday, May 25, 2016 3:00pm EDT Despite comprising over 50 percent of the world’s population, women continue to be notably underrepresented in politics, and gender inequality remains prevalent in all sectors of society worldwide. Yet, research shows that when women are empowered as political leaders, more […]

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