Past Event

Gender Equality, Women’s Empowerment and Globalization: From Goal to Governance

March 13, 2015
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Columbia University Club 15 West 43rd Street New York, NY 10036

This conference, which is co-sponsored by Columbia University and UN Women, will focus on the challenges posed by globalization and the growing importance of transnational social, economic and cultural processes, to the realization of the post-2015 agenda on gender equality and women's empowerment



8:30                Registration

9:00                Welcome by Dean Merit Janow, Columbia|SIPA & Daniel Seymour, UN Women

9: 20               Panel I: Inclusive Economic and Social Strategies

10:50              Panel II: Globalizing Production

12:20              Lunch:  Feminizing Migration

1:50                Panel III: Globalizing Reproduction

3:20                Panel IV: Promoting Freedom from Violence Across Borders

4:50                Closing



UN Women

Gender and Pubic Policy Specialization

Center for Global Economic Governance

Economic and Political Development Concentration

Institute for the Study of Human Rights

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