Gender

Gwen K. Young Among 100 Most Influential People in Gender Policy

Gwen K. Young, Director of the Global Women's Leadership Initiative and Women in Public Service Project at the Wilson Center, is recognized as one of the leading voices in global gender policy today as Apolitical announced its inaugural list of the world's 100 Most Influential People in Gender Policy in 2018.

According to Apolitical, "the list honors and celebrates women and men making the world more equitable, whether they exert their influence through policymaking, research, advocacy or however else."

The Quest for Gender Parity

In this edition of REWIND, the Women in Public Service Project presents findings from their new report, Roadmap to 50x50: Power and Parity in Women's Leadership, a first-of-its-kind project that harnesses the power of data to provide a multi-dimensional snapshot of women's public service leadership in 75 countries.
 
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Mujeres en contextos de encierro en América Latina

 

Mujeres en contextos de encierro en América Latina: Características y factores de riesgo asociados a determinados comportamientos delictivos

Roadmap to 50x50: Power and Parity in Women's Leadership

Discover what truly drives gender parity in public service leadership around the world in a groundbreaking new report from the Women in Public Service Project.

The Women in Public Service Project is pleased to release the first report from the Global Women's Leadership Initiative Index (the Leadership Index) measuring not only where women are in government, but also how they got there and the power they hold in these positions across five sectors of government in 75 countries.

Wilson Center Releases First Annual 50x50 Report on Women in Public Service Leadership

WASHINGTON – The Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) at the Wilson Center launched the first annual report from the Global Women’s Leadership Initiative Index today. The Global Women’s Leadership Initiative Index is the first global index to measure not only where women are in public service leadership, but also how they got there and the power they hold.

Non-Communicable Diseases: Preeclampsia Risk Factors and Long Term Complications

All pregnant women can develop preeclampsia— a devastating, hypertensive disorder that can lead to life-threatening high blood pressure, and if untreated can lead to seizures (eclampsia) and death and increase the risk of preterm births, low birth-weight, anemia and stunting. Preeclampsia and eclampsia survivors and their babies are at elevated risk for long-term health complications.
 

'Time is Now' to Support Women Leadership in Global Cybersecurity

International Women’s Day, celebrated worldwide annually on March 8, is a chance to reflect on past and present-day challenges associated with achieving gender equality[1]. As technology is harnessed to enable digital transformation for global good, it is time for the members of the world community to work toward a future where women from all walks of life will no longer be subject to injustices, inequality, and discrimination.

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