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Confronting Russian Aggression: The Voices of Ukrainian Women

Datum: 07-02-2022
Tijd: 9:30AM - 11:00AM EST/ 3:30 - 5:00 CET
Locatie: online

The world is watching closely as Ukraine confronts the threat of escalating Russian aggression. The Ukrainian people are often overlooked by the latest headlines, despite decades of working to build an inclusive, democratic and peaceful society.
This event aims to elevate the voices of Ukrainian women working on the frontlines and at the highest policy levels to promote peace. These leaders will share their urgent calls for maximum efforts by the international community to support their security.

Olha StefanishynaDeputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine

Amb. Bill TaylorFormer U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine; Vice President, Russia and Europe, United States Institute of Peace (USIP)

Olena Suslova, Gender Expert; Chair of the Board and Founder, Women's Information Consultative Center, Ukraine

Natalia Karbowska, Director of Strategic Development, Ukrainian Women's Fund

Moderated by Amb. Melanne Verveer, Executive Director, Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security

With voices of grassroots women leaders across Ukraine

Hosted by the Georgetown Institute for Women, Peace and Security
Register here.
Photo credit: Ivan Bandura