The Center for Women’s Global Leadership is pleased to announce the hiring of Rachael Wyant as Program Coordinator for our Economic and Social Rights Program. Rachael comes to CWGL after several years of supporting NGOs and grassroots women's organizations with sustainable development initiatives and international policy advocacy. Read More
16 Days 2015 Press Release: Campaigners call for an end to gender-based violence and violations of the right to education. pdf Read More
November 25-December 10, 2015: 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign
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Check out 16 Days on campus! pdf 16 Days Campaign Rutgers University Calendar
New article by CWGL Faculty Director Radhika Balakrishnan and CWGL Affiliate James Heintz, "How inequality threatens all human rights!" Inequality is not only a threat to economic and social rights—it threatens the realization of all forms of rights everywhere. A contribution to the openGlobalRights debate, "Economic Inequality and Human Rights."
Post 2015 Women's Coalition Response to Transforming Our World Outcome Document
On the occasion of the adoption of the Post 2015 Development Agenda, we, as the Post 2015 Women's Coalition, reiterate our concern that the Sustainable Development Goals, Targets and Means of Implementation continue to fall short of a global agenda that addresses systemic imbalances, inequalities, and discrimination, rooted in gender equality principles that deny the basis human rights of women and girls. Read More