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Building Gender Equality Through Inclusive Foreign Policy

Women, Equity, and Global Development Forum

In honor of International Women’s Day, experts analyze why building a more gender-equal world through feminist foreign policy is key to pandemic recovery.

French President Macron holds consultative talks ahead of G7 summit meeting in Paris

Tina Brown on Women, Politics, and Leadership

Women, Equity, and Global Development Forum

In tandem with the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, founder and CEO of Women in the World Tina Brown and the Council’s Ertharin Cousin discussed how women will shape politics in the next decade and beyond.

Tina Brown, speaking at at event in 2018
Cynthia Smoot

Commentary & Analysis

The Gendered Dynamics of Gun Violence in Chicago

In the News
Women in International Security

Examining the gendered dynamics of conflict helps us better understand increasing rates of violence and ways to mitigate it in Chicago.

Women in Chicago protest gun violence
Women and Girls

Opinion – It's Time to Redefine Gender Mainstreaming

In the News
E-International Relations
Katelyn Jones

2020 is a key time to reflect on gender equality efforts and progress globally.

Wooden pegs are scattered across a surface, with half on top of the color blue and half on top of the color pink.
Inclusion and Equity


Conflict-Related Sexual Assault—Historic Barriers to International Recognition

Working Paper by Nicole Mattea

This working paper further explains the recent emergence of conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV) into international discourse and preventative strategies.

A woman in a stands outside the Women's Centre in Balukhali camp March 6, 2018.
UN Women/Allison Joyce
Women and Girls

Women and Girls as Change Agents

Report by Coauthors

Investing in girls' education can put countries on the path to a more stable, prosperous future.

A young Indian girl writes on a chalkboard in a classroom
Nikhita S.
Women and Girls