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October 28, 2010   /  By Alyse Nelson, Vital Voices President and CEO

This month in Washington, D.C., some of the most innovative, influential leaders gathered for the 12th annual Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit. Read More


October 25, 2010   /  By Dinah-Kareen Jean, Program Assistant, Asia

On October 19, The Aspen Institute’s Council of Women World Leaders once again hosted an annual discussion on The World Economic Forum's Gender Gap report. Saadia Zahidi, who has co-authored the report since 2006, notes that of the 114 countries documented in the report 86 percent have improved while 14 percent continue to lag behind. Read More


October 15, 2010

In the post below, you'll find information on the latest opportunities, from funding to competitions and internship vacancies. Read More


October 13, 2010   /  By Stephenie Foster, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, American Legacy Foundation

I just returned from Pristina, Kosovo, where I spent a week talking with (mostly) women leaders about the critical role of women in driving political and substantive policy change. Read More


October 09, 2010   /  By Ambassador Sally Shelton-Colby

Under an impossibly beautiful Tuscan sun, the La Pietra Coalition to Advance Women and the World has convened today in Florence, Italy, to begin work on the Breakthrough Initiative, our core activity to expand women’s empowerment and economic opportunity around the world. Read More



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