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International Women’s Day Celebration Panel

  • 2060 Rayburn House Office Building (map)

Please join CWA in celebrating International Women’s Day March 8th on Capitol Hill from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Our celebration features a panel discussing the main challenges women face around the world in the areas of human trafficking, health, Gender Based Violence (GBV), economic participation and entrepreneurship, and harmful cultural practices (such as FGM and forced or child marriage). The objective of this panel is to provide education and practical solutions to these issues to help shape better foreign policy. Lunch will be provided.

Featuring panelists from a variety of backgrounds who work to empower women:

Andi Bottner
Advisor, Independent Women’s Forum; former Director, Office of International Women’s Issues, State Department and founder of International Women of Courage Award

Alma Tucker
Founder & President of International Network Of Hearts (INH) U.S. and Red Binacional De Corazones (RBC) Mexico; former Foreign Service Investigative Officer for the Child Protection Unit, Mexican Consulate General

Amanda Parker
Senior Director, AHA Foundation

Dr. Ludy Green
Agency Lead on Counter-Trafficking, USAID; Internationally acclaimed speaker and author of Ending Domestic Violence Captivity: A Guide to Economic Freedom

Monterey Starkey
CEO, International H.E.L.P

Moderator: Dr. Shea Garrison, VP of International Affairs, CWA
Policy Fellow Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University