Gender and Equity
Past Event Video
Former Secretaries of State Madeleine Albright and Condoleezza Rice discuss their experience as trailblazers in foreign policy and the critical importance of women's leadership and gender parity in foreign relations.
Building a sustainable and inclusive post-pandemic global economic recovery must center women and girls.
Academy Award winning documentary filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy joins Ertharin Cousin to explore how we can transform media and storytelling to be more diverse, inclusive, and representative of society.
Fiona Hill discusses the populist wave moving through Europe and the United States, and what may be on the horizon in Russia, Ukraine, and Eastern Europe.
Women, Equity, and Global Development ForumThe Council's Women, Equity, and Global Development Forum engages and convenes diverse global perspectives and advocates for inclusive, sustainable, and equitable global development practices.
This working paper further explains the recent emergence of conflict-related sexual violence (CRSV) into international discourse and preventative strategies.
Investing in girls' education can put countries on the path to a more stable, prosperous future.
This report includes recommendations for how girls in rural communities can be better supported through improved personal and professional development, health, and safety.
In the News
Limiting abortion access will “exacerbate longstanding racial and reproductive health inequities,” argues Katelyn Jones in the Chicago Tribune.
How are men and women experiencing the effects of the coronavirus differently? Why is it important to understand these differences?
In late February, a group of global women leaders signed an open letter, calling for government and private sector leaders to take legal and social action to promote gender inclusion and female empowerment.
Eleven female lawmakers, journalists and scholars weigh in.