This fellowship program trains women's human rights lawyers from Africa who are committed to returning to their home countries in order to advance the status of women and girls. This fellowship program is sponsored by the Women’s Law and Public Policy Fellowship Program at the Law Center.
Georgetown hosts a broad range of programs that engage issues of gender in a global context.
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The Women's and Gender Studies Program in the Georgetown College offers a major for undergraduate students in the College. Participants are offered an interdisciplinary, critical, feminist, and cross-cultural understanding of women, gender, and power in a global context, with focus on the interactions/intersections of race, class, gender, and sexuality.
Established in 2014, the Hillary Clinton Fellowship provides funding for three young professionals who have completed their master's degrees to spend a year working at the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace, and Security. Two recent graduates of Georgetown University and the Clinton School of Public Service conduct research in the field of women, peace, and security; one recent graduate of Georgetown Law Center conducts research and analysis on international law, human rights, and actions…
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The Gender+ Justice Initiative is a cross-campus initiative that seeks to make Georgetown a dynamic hub of knowledge production, community engagement, and policy development on intersectional issues of gender, racial, and economic justice.
Established in 2011, the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security is an institute for research, scholarship, and outreach at the School of Foreign Service that seeks to deepen and extend the university's engagement with the critical issues…
The Georgetown University Women’s Leadership Institute in the McDonough School of Business convenes faculty researchers, company executives, policymakers, and students to build a foundation of evidence-based, data-driven knowledge about the attitudes…