April 3, 2020
Source: UD Daily
Women's leadership initiative webinars
When other organizations began to cancel their spring programs and events due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, University of Delaware Management Professor Wendy Smith and the team from the Women's Leadership Initiative (WLI) at UD's Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics chose to...
December 1, 2017
Video: iKNOW Politics Website Re-launch and Panel on Violence Against Women in Politics
To mark the iknowpolitics.org website re-launch, the iKNOW Politics partners gathered for a panel discussion on ending Violence Against Women in Politics during the 16 days of Activism Against Gender Violence. This event was streamed live on iKNOW Politics’ Facebook page @iknowpolitics.org on 29...
October 2, 2017
Facebook Live Discussion on the Role of Male Champions in Promoting Women's Political Participation and Leadership
Co-organized by iKNOW Politics and International Gender Champions, this Facebook Live discussion brought together a diverse panel of Geneva-based Gender Champions who shared their experiences and views on the role of male champions in promoting women’s political participation and leadership....
June 2, 2016
Political Parity Webinar: Sex, Bipartisanship, and Collaboration in the U.S. Congress
Are women in Congress really more likely than their male counterparts to work together and get things done, regardless of party lines? Or are they first and foremost partisan creatures? Watch the webinar offered by Political Parity with researchers Jennifer Lawless, professor of government at...
May 4, 2016
Oxfam Webinar on ‘Public influencing to end Violence against Women and Girls’
Despite the declarations and conventions created to prevent human rights violations and further protect women and girls, such as: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights; The Declaration on the Elimination of Violence Against Women; and, the Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of...
February 23, 2016
Oxfam Webinar on "Women, Peace and Security: What are the ways forwards for the MENA region?"
Women in the Middle East and North Africa face many difficulties and inequalities in their daily lives, and conflict in the region only exasperates the situation. Oxfam's Regional Gender Justice Programme introduced the first in a series of new webinars on gender justice by hosting on January 28th...
January 14, 2016
Webinar: National Action Plans on Women, Peace and Security
19 January, 2016 at 9-11pm (CET) What are National Action Plans and how can they foster the implementation of the Women, Peace and Security agenda in the African context?   Based on the cases of the DRC, Nigeria and Cameroon, the webinar’s aim is to explore the progress in implementing the UN...
Occupy London
March 6, 2015
Webinar Youth for Democracy and Social Action
Traditional political institutions have undertaken efforts to become more accessible for young people and women yet it seems these efforts were not enough to break the hierarchical structure of these institutions. In both north and south, citizens are disappointed with governments, based on...
Young women in parliament
October 9, 2014
Webinar on the participation of young women in parliament
Join us on October 14th 2014 for a webinar with the youngest women parliamentarians in the US and Tonga. Lemasingo Tanya Nai (26) - the youngest candidate contesting in the upcoming parliamentary elections in Tonga and Nily Rozic who upon her election in 2012 became the youngest woman to serve in...