With feminist values, the Center for Women's Global Leadership strengthens and bridges voices for human rights towards social justice and self-determination. Working at the intersection of gender, human rights and economic policy, CWGL utilizes an intersectional approach when implementing its strategies for transformation.
Here's what we've been up to lately
- Read our newly published report: A Voice Unsilenced: Saudi Women Advocating Their Rights, 1990-2017. The report is authored by Saudi women and tells the previously untold story of their activism in seeking an end to restrictive laws. It launched March 13th at #CSW62.
- #CSW62 is here! We hope to see you at these events we are hosting or joining. Follow along on social media @CWGL_Rutgers!
- We've grown! Get to know Team CWGL, including newest members Magali Brosio (Program Coordinator, Economic Policy), Melissa Upreti (Senior Director of Program & Global Advocacy), and Michelle Adames-Sucameli (Grants Facilitator).
- Read about our event with UN Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women (SRVAW), Dubravka Šimonović and former SRVAW and CWGL Visiting Global Associate, Yakin Ertürk.