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Join the Wilson Center’s Women in Public Service Project and Africa Program and the Institute for African Women in Law for a conversation on the importance of inclusion on international courts and strategies to achieve equal representation in these institutions.

Selected as one of the indicators for the power pillar, the question on “men make better political leaders than women do” serves a significant role in understanding the perception of women political leaders from the angle of public attitude.

New York, 28 November- The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development offers an unprecedented opportunity for societies to ensure that women have equal access to lead public institutions on the path to transformative change. Today, UNDP and partners launched two groundbreaking initiatives to accelerate progress towards the Global Goals.

The Permanent Missions of Canada and Kenya to the United Nations, the United Nations Development Programme Gender Equality in Public Administration Global Initiative, the Wilson Center’s Women in Public Service Project, and McKinsey & Company cordially invite you to join a conversation about the data-driven solutions bringing us closer to women’s leadership and gender equality in public institutions around the world. 

On November 15, 2017, The Women in Public Service Project at the Wilson Center hosted a private conversation with the UAE Gender Balance Council, featuring Her Excellency Mona Al Marri, Vice President of the UAE Gender Balance Council (UGBC) and Director General, Government of Dubai Media Office (GDMO).