GWI instills change by contributing deep expertise; creating opportunities for learning; developing tools for training; and guiding a new generation to be leaders for gender equality on campus and around the world.    

Global Reach to End Violence Against Women & Girls

There is growing recognition about the prevalence and impact of violence against women and girls around the world. Leaders are taking note of the impact violence has&n

Conflict & Crisis

Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is a pervasive problem around the world that frequently intensifies further in times of armed conflict, state instability, or humanitarian crisis.

Safe Campuses

An estimated 20 percent of college women experience sexual assault or misconduct before they graduate.

Girls & Adolescents

According to the United Nations, there are 62 million girls missing from classrooms.

Safe Campus at GW

The Global Women’s Institute (GWI) works to end violence against women and girls (VAWG) globally—that includes on its own and other college campus. GWI works with university s

Arts for Gender Justice

The Global Women’s Institute (GWI) believes art has the power to speak to our humanity in ways we don’t often experience in everyday life.

Building Leadership

The Global Women’s Institute (GWI) is working across campus to prepare the next generation of leaders with a commitment to promoting gender equality and violence prevention.