Program

Events

Third Billion Campaign Launched in New York City

Top executives from Ernst and Young and the World Bank will attend. Campaign also has support o f Accenture, The Coca-Cola Company and Standard Chartered Bank

President Atifete Jahjaga

The Council of Women World Leaders is pleased to add President Atifete Jahjaga of Kosovo to the Council’s collective voice supporting women at the highest levels of government.

The Women in Public Service Project Joins Forces with the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

The Wilson Center becomes the permanent home of the Women in Public Service Project, with Rangita de Silva de Alwis announced as Director of Women's Leadership Initiatives.

Rangita de Silva de Alwis to Direct the Global Women’s Leadership Initiative

The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars announced today the appointment of Rangita de Silva de Alwis as director of its Global Women’s Leadership Initiative (GWLI).
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Ending Violence Against Women

Director of the Wilson Center's new Global Women's Leadership Initiative, Rangita del Silva de Alwis joined NPR's The Diane Rehm show to discuss efforts to empower women and change cultural attitudes among men and boys.
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AUW to Host the Women in Public Service Summer Institute

In collaboration with the U.S. State Department and the Seven Sisters women’s colleges, the Asian University for Women will host the Women in Public Service Summer Institute from August 1 to August 15, 2012.
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Leadership Institute Opens at AUW

The Minister of Women and Children Affairs of Bangladesh, Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chowdhury, opened a three-week long Leadership Institute at the Asian University for Women in Chittagong.
Alma Lama Women in Public Service Project Delegate

Women in Public Service Project Delegate Proposes Law to Kosovo Parliament

Alma Lama, a member of parliament in Kosovo and a delegate at the Inaugural Women in Public Service Project Summer Institute at Wellesley College, recently drafted and proposed a law to her parliament regarding journalists' rights.

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