Date: Friday, June 12, 2020 Time: 11:00 am-12:30 pm Description: Around the world people are facing unprecedented challenges to their health, security, and human rights. The recent coronavirus pandemic has revealed that the current structures of power are unable to respond to current and new crises, and in fact often exacerbate these crises. WLP’s newest documentary, It’s…
Mary Robinson and Mahnaz Afkhami at Women’s Learning Partnership event at the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) 2011, in honor of Michelle Bachelet, the first Executive Director of UN Women.
Mary Robinson and Mahnaz Afkhami at dinner for Marian Wright Edelman’s initiative WILIF in Bellagio, Italy.
Mary Robinson and Mahnaz Afkhami at (special, what event) dinner (year).
Former President of Ireland Mary Robinson at the Women, Faith, and Development Alliance (Breakthrough Summit) at the National Cathedral in Washington DC.
Leaders of the alliance in the National Cathedral in Washington DC.
(Left to right) Former Prime Minister of Canada Kim Campbell, President of WLP Mahnaz Afkhami, and Former President of Ireland Mary Robinson attend the Women’s World Summit in Washington DC. The event formally launched the Women, Faith, and Development Alliance, an initiative aimed at ending poverty.
Anthropologist Margaret Mead famously said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” In mid-June, a new network of thoughtful committed and powerful women from around the world: a queen, president, two Nobel Peace laureates, seven First Ladies, numerous cabinet…