Women and Public Leadership

UPADM-GP.226, 4 points.


Taught in conjunction with the renowned international non-governmental organization Vital Voices, this class will explore in-depth efforts to advance women’s rights across the globe. We’ll look at exemplary women leaders, especially in developing countries; theories of gender and human rights; relevant political, religious, and ideological trends and movements; and hear from a range of invited speakers with a wealth of field experience and expertise.

Vital Voices Global Partnership (vitalvoices.org/) is the preeminent non-governmental organization (NGO) that identifies, trains, and empowers emerging women leaders and social entrepreneurs around the globe, enabling them to create a better world for us all.



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McCabe, Jewell Jackson

Weekly Schedule:
Fri - 12:00 pm to 2:45 pm

Session Dates:
01/26/2015 to 05/11/2015

Bldg:GCASL Room:369