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Women Mayors Discuss Challenges and Opportunities in Elections and Governance

Muna Killingback | June 22, 2018

Mayors Encourage Younger Women to Take the Risk and Run for Office

New Human Rights Website Showcases Academic Opportunities at UMass Boston, Research and Publications

Office of Communications | May 10, 2018

Visit www.umb.edu/humanrights to learn about the many academic programs, research projects, and resources related to human rights at the University of Massachusetts Boston.

After the War: UMass Boston Scholar Leads Women in Examining Economies That Work for Women

Office of Communications | February 20, 2018

UMass Boston's Consortium on Gender, Security, and Human Rights has prepared a report based on a July 2017 gathering of feminist security scholars and feminist political economists.

Director Carol Cohn to Participate in USIP Event, “After War, Gender Equality Needs Investment Too”

Anna Sullivan | March 07, 2017

In this webcast event panelists will discuss how to better integrate gender analysis into public finance, and opportunities for women’s participation in economic structures.

Feminist Roadmap for Sustainable Peace Knowledge-building Workshop

Jessica Zimerman | February 01, 2017

The Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights, in partnership with the Norwegian Centre for Conflict Resolution (NOREF), held an international knowledge-building workshop on Gender, Public Finance and Peacebuilding in Oslo, Norway

Public Seminar on Gendering Public Finance: Insights & Opportunities for Furthering Gender Equality

Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights | January 06, 2017

The Consortium for Gender, Security and Human Rights is cosponsoring an upcoming public seminar on gendered analyses of public finance institutions and mechanisms in countries emerging from violent conflict in Oslo, Norway.

Professor Amy Den Ouden to Present at the Aquinnah Cultural Center

Brittany Downey, Department Manager WGS | September 27, 2016

Indigenous Women, Colonial Violence, and Histories of Resistance in Southern New England

Elora Chowdhury in Lahore, Pakistan to Present at Second of Three Connected Conferences

Brittany Downey, Department Manager WGS | August 31, 2016

Transregional Filmscapes in South Asia: Practices, Politics, History

Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies Awarded Prestigious Grant

Brittany Downey, Department Manager WGS | August 04, 2016

Professor Amy Den Ouden receives grant for Native American Research

International Gender Experts Convene in Norway to Develop Feminist Roadmap for Sustainable Peace

Jessica Zimerman, Associate Director of the Consortium on Gender, Security and Human Rights | July 07, 2015

International Gender Experts Convene in Norway to Develop Feminist Roadmap for Sustainable Peace

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