Videos

Violence against Women as a Cross Border Issue

Watch the footage from our March 7th panel on Violence against Women as a Cross Border Issue. This was the keynote panel to the 2013 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence campaign. 

The Role of Social Media and Media in Preventing Violence against Women

Watch the footage from our December 3rd panel on the Role of Social Media and Media in Preventing Violence against Women! Use the customized links below the video to jump to different speakers.

Women's Rights in East Africa Panel

If you missed our panel on Women's Rights in East Africa at the GW Law School, you can see the full length video here!

News

GWI Hosts Events at the UN Commission on the Status of Women

March 26, 2014

This year at the United Nations 58th Commission on the Status of Women meeting in New York, GWI co-sponsored two side events and hosted a reception for colleagues.

How Immigration Reform Can Protect Women

March 10, 2014

Women’s rights advocates discuss ways to reduce violence at home and abroad during Global Women's Institute event.

Detained and Fearing for Her Life

December 10, 2013

Director Mary Ellsberg writes why immigration reform could save the lives of millions of women. 

Policy Brief: Immigration Reform Key to Protect Women from Violence

December 10, 2013

New Policy Brief from GW Global Women’s Institute, We Belong Together Outlines Strategies to Reduce Violence Against Women.

Global Women’s Institute Pushes for Laws to Protect Women Worldwide

November 22, 2013

Mary Ellsberg makes a case in congressional briefing as 16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence begins.

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