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

Preventing Violence Against Women and Girls in Conflict Areas

August 26, 2014

The Global Women’s Institute has begun a five-year research project to understand and respond to gender-based violence in South Sudan, other crisis-affected countries.

Winners of the GBV 5-Minute Science Fair Announced

July 17, 2014

The Global Women’s Institute (GWI), in partnership with the South African based Sexual Violen

Global Women’s Institute Announces Five Recipients of Inaugural Research Fellowship

May 29, 2014

The Global Women’s Institute is proud to announce the inaugural class of research fellowship recipients.

What Can Be Done to ‘Bring Back Our Girls’?

May 12, 2014

GW experts discuss kidnapping of Nigerian schoolgirls from international affairs, women’s issues perspectives.

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.

Upcoming Events

New Beginnings: Immigrant Women and the American Experience

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

The United States is a nation of immigrants. Successive waves of people from around the world have come to the U.S.

The Women's Music Movement: Soundtracks of Recent Feminism

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Join us for the November Installment of the GWI Faculty Research Luncheon series with Bonnie Morris of the Women's Studies department.

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