Feminist Advocacy for Women's Rights through the United Nations Course
In spring 2016, the Center for Women’s Global Leadership will lead a three-credit experiential course on the practice of feminist advocacy on behalf of women’s human rights at the local, national, and global levels, especially as seen at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW).The course aims to use the engagement with feminist advocacy praxis as a means for developing critical perspectives on feminist advocacy theory. Course Description; Application; Watch video highlights from previous courses.
Congratulations to CWGL Affiliate Diane Elson!
Dr. Elson and Dr. Amit Bhaduri are the recipients of the 2016 Tufts University Global Development and Environment Institute annual Leontief Prize for their work on development and equity. Learn more about the prize winners here.
16 Days Campaign Analytical Summary 2014
This summary analyzes the scope of the 2014 16 Days Campaign and provides an overview of participation and activities. Read More
Post 2015 Women's Coalition's Response to the outcome document Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
In preparation for the Post-2015 Development Summit from 25-27 September 2015, members of the Post-2015 Women's Coalition have drafted a critical response to the outcome document "Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development," which will be adopted by member states as the guiding development agenda for the next 15 years. The Post-2015 Women's Coalition notes the gaps and challenges of the development agenda related to gender equality and women's empowerment, and commits to holding governments accountable to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals. pdf Read More