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Women Leaders in Global Health


From 13-15 October, WomenLift Health convened the fourth annual Women Leaders in Global Health (WLGH) Conference. This year’s conference took place in a virtual format, providing an opportunity to reach a broader audience, elevate new voices and facilitate geography-specific discussion, while maintaining the sense of global community, learning and passion that has characterized the conferences […]

Patriarchy + Pandemic


The global pandemic has exposed the unequal fault-lines in society, with domestic violence surging and women’s workforce participation compromised. But women leaders world-wide have been commended for their responses to Covid-19, with research showing female-led countries reported half as many Covid deaths. Find out why, and what impact the crisis is having on gender equality. […]


The 2021 GenderSmart Global Investing Summit – ‘Crisis as Catalyst’


The 2021 GenderSmart Global Investing Summit - ‘Crisis As Catalyst’ - took place from 1-11 February, 2021, with pre-Summit programming running from December 2020. 500 delegates from 53 countries took part in a hands-on, carefully curated programme of workshops and discussions, delivered by 150 expert moderators and speakers from across the investment spectrum. Sessions ranged […]

Making Food systems Equitable: An African Dialogue on Gender & Food Systems


This dialogue is one in a series of regional dialogues to discuss how we can achieve the triple goal of gender equality, sustainable and healthy food systems. It will bring together scientists, farmers and farmer organizations, policy makers, consumers, private sector and others to discuss and share solutions on guaranteeing land rights for women, rural […]

UN Food Systems Summit Action Track 1 – Public Forum


The ambition of the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit is to launch a collective journey of transforming our food systems to give us the best possible chance of delivering on the 2030 agenda. Everyone has a role to play in this. Only by coming together and challenging one another we can spark new ideas and create meaningful […]

Earth Day 2021: Three Days of Climate Action


Parallel to the Biden Administration’s global climate summit, EARTHDAY.ORG will have its second Earth Day Live digital event, right here. The global show begins at 12 PM Eastern Time. Workshops, panel discussions, and special performances will focus on Restore Our Earth™ — we’ll cover natural processes, emerging green technologies, and innovative thinking that can restore the world’s […]

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