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February 09, 2016
The Global Women's Institute, GW's Milken Institute School of Public Health and Elliot School of International Affairs proudly present the award-winning drama Difret
February 05, 2016
The Global Women's Institute is thrilled to announce that we will be co-host a panel featuring the five recipients of Elsevier Foundation’s Early Career Women Scientists in the Developing World awa
November 18, 2015
Censored Women’s Film Festival brings guests including ‘Honor Diaries’ producer to GW.
November 06, 2015
Affiliated Faculty Member, Amita Vyas, Highlighted in "India Abroad" article.
October 29, 2015
Are you a researcher working on gender-based violence (GBV)?
October 11, 2015
The star discusses the power of education after a screening of the film "Girl Rising".
Brief on "Ending Violence Against Sexual and Gender Minority Women- A Critical Development Challenge" Published
October 01, 2015
Lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LBT) women are at high risk for multiple forms of violence and discri
September 13, 2015
The Global Women’s Institute is proud to announce it will lead the Communications X-CHANGE, an innovative online library of materials contributed by organizations and individuals around the world w
July 13, 2015
GWI Director Mary Ellsberg comments on girls' access to education across the world and the importance of Malala and other advocates' fight for girls' rights and universal education.
July 12, 2015
In celebration of Malala Day, the Global Women’s Institute is hosting a virtual campaign throughout the month of July. On this very important day and every day, we must work together to strengthen the call for universal education.
May 26, 2015
GW Today highlights the Global Women's Institute's partnership with the Malala Fund and Little, Brown and Company, on the expansion of, “I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators,” to include a s
The George Washington University Expands Malala Yousafzai Resource Guide to Include High School Students
May 20, 2015
The George Washington University’s Global Women’s Institute (GWI), in partnership with the Malala Fund and Little, Brown and Company, expanded its free, online resource guide, “I Am Malala: A Resource Guide for Educators,” which was originally intended for college-level students, to include a supplement for high school students and teachers.
April 29, 2015
D.C. personalities perform the internationally acclaimed play at GW.
April 28, 2015
The GWI co-hosted productions were featured in the weekly theater wrap-up.
Futures Without Violence and the Global Women's Institute Announce Open Square Summit Essay Competition
April 07, 2015
Upcoming essay competition will allow students to attend the high-level summit.
*DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO TUESDAY, APRIL 21st AT 5:00PM.*
March 27, 2015
VOA hosts Carol Castiel and Satarupa Barua interview Mary Ellsberg on the global epidemic of violence against women and girls.
March 18, 2015
Global Women’s Institute and ambassadors monitor progress toward gender equality, 20 years after the historic Beijing Platform for Action.
March 09, 2015
Director Mary Ellsberg is quoted in the New York Times during the UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York.
January 28, 2015
The campaign calls for men to stand up for women’s rights.
January 22, 2015
The Global Women’s Institute is proud to announce its second cohort of research fellowship participants. The GWI research fellowships are awarded to GW faculty from various disciplines who are conducting research in the area of gender and women’s issues.