CWGL Executive Director Radhika Balakrishnan will give commencement address at Bedford Hills College Program
The Center for Women's Global Leadership is pleased to announce that Dr. Radhika Balakrishnan, executive director, will serve as the commencement speaker for the commencement exercises of the Bedford Hills College Program (BHCP) at Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, New York State's maximum security prison for women. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 23, 2013.
Financial Regulation and Human Rights: Will New WTO Leader Bring Change? by Savi Bisnath (May 20, 2013)
On 8th May Brazil’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO), Roberto Carvalho de Azevedo, was named as the consensus candidate for the post of Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO)...
Save the Date: Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms: 20 Years After Vienna (October 3, 2013)
The Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) at Rutgers University will host a day long symposium to discuss human rights 20 years after the United Nations World Conference on Human Rights. The event will seek to engage stakeholders on the challenges and opportunities for human rights in the 21st century. Multipurpose Room, Rutgers University Student Center, 126 College Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ.
To Make Media Change, Be Audacious, Be Bold
Al Jazeera interviews CWGL Executive Director Radhika Balakrishnan on supporting women's voices through funding women-owned media.
CWGL Executive Director Radhika Balakrishnan joined Chris Hayes on his new MSNBC show, All In with Chris Hayes on April 11th
Dr. Balakrishnan appeared on a panel with former Prime Minister of Greece and President of the Socialist International, George Papandreou. They discussed the economic crisis, bailouts, deficits and austerity at the global level.
CWGL e-update March 2013
Highlights include CWGL activities at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, launch of the 16 Days Campaign report, upcoming events, and more!
16 Days Campaign Analytical Report 2012
This campaign report reflects data collected through the 2012 16 Days Post-Campaign survey on the theme, “From Peace in the Home to Peace in the World: Let’s Challenge Militarism and End Violence Against Women!”
The Integration of Gender and Human Rights into the Post-2015 Development Framework
This report is based on the discussion that took place at the “Post-2015 Expert Group Meeting” held at the Center for Women’s Global Leadership (CWGL) from December 13-14, 2012.