From Turbulence to Transformation

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

SPECIAL EVENT! From Turbulence to Transformation 

Melanne Verveer, U.S. Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues
Edith Cooper, Managing Director, Global Head of Human Capital Management, Goldman Sachs
Letty Chiwara, Manager, UNIFEM Cross Regional Programmes (invited)
Panelists will explore how to advance rights and opportunities for women and girls worldwide. In a conversation moderated by Jacki Zehner, Founding Partner, Circle Financial Group (NCRW Board Member Emerita and former Partner at Goldman Sachs) topics will include a new emphasis on gender issues in U.S. foreign policy and international assistance as well as strategies for ending discrimination and advancing women's leadership.
Where: Goldman Sachs Building - 32 Old Slip - 2nd Floor Auditorium
When: Wednesday, March 3rd, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Reservation required: or call: (212) 785-7335 ext. 100. For security reasons, all attendees must RSVP by March 1st.

Sponsored by

Co-Sponsors: Americans for UNFPA; Center for Women in Government & Civil Society, SUNY Albany; Demos: A Network for Ideas & Action; Gender Studies Program, John Jay College or Criminal Justice, CUNY; Institute for Research on Women and Gender, Columbia University; New York Women's Social Entrepreneurs; Paradigm Shift: New York City's Feminist Community; US National Committee for UNIFEM; The White House Project; Women of Color Policy Network, NYU Wagner; Women's Forum, Inc.