As the United Nations convenes its 68th General Assembly to tackle some of humanity’s most intractable problems, join UN representatives and global leaders for an exploration of key issues facing women today. Registration required.
The Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) conference at Barnard brought together U.N. representatives, former heads of state, and other global leaders with students from across the country for a discussion of how to grow the ranks of women in government leadership positions.
A Women in Public Service Project symposium featured several women heads of state including Kosovo President Atifete Jahjaga.
Barnard and other leading women’s colleges join with U.S. State Department to bring political and civic leadership to least 50 percent female by 2050.
New collaboration between U.S. State Department and Seven Sister Colleges prepares next generation of women leaders for careers in public service.