Making gender equality a reality.

Past Events

Women Thrive is located in Washington, D.C. We regularly hold events with our coalition partners, administration staff and decision-makers on Capitol Hill. Here you'll find information on some of our past events.

SAIS Global Women in Leadership Conference

April 15, 2016 at 03:00pm to at 04:15pm

Tools for Empowerment: Translating Improvements in Care into Opportunities for Women

Collective Advocacy in Action: Women and Girls Raise Their Voices

April 5, 2016 at 09:00am to at 10:30am

For too long, women and girls’ voices have been excluded from global policymaking. Collective advocacy can change that. 


The Power of Women and Girls' Voices: New Directions in Collective Advocacy

March 14, 2016 at 12:30pm to at 02:00pm

Please join Women Thrive Worldwide and partner organizations from Nepal, Kenya, and Nigeria at their March 14 CSW parallel event. See below and attached for more information and to RSVP. Feel free to share the invitation with your networks.


The Power of Women and Girls' Voices: New Directions for Collective Advocacy

The Power of Women and Girls' Voices: New Directions for Collective Advocacy

March 14, 2016 at 12:30pm to at 02:00pm

Please join Women Thrive Worldwide and partner organizations from Nepal, Kenya, and Nigeria for an exciting event, "The Power of Women and Girls' Voices: New Directions for Collective Advocacy", during the 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

Women Leaders in Community-led Development

March 14, 2016 at 10:30am to at 12:00pm

Women Thrive's Alliance for Women's Solutions, Emily Bove, will be a panelist at this parallel event at the UN Commission on the Status of Women. The event is hosted by The Hunger Project.

Michael Stars Shopping Soire

March 10, 2016 at 11:00am to at 01:00pm

You're invited to a shopping soiree to benefit Women Thrive! Twenty percent of all sales during the event will be donated to support our vital work.

Hosted By:
Suzanne Lerner, President of Michael Stars and member of Women Thrive's Board of Directors

Featuring:
Dr. Patricia T. Morris, President of Women Thrive

"She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry” film screening and panel

March 8, 2016 at 06:00pm to at 09:00pm

In honor of International Women’s Day, Music Box Films will present a special private event featuring a screening of the critically acclaimed documentary, "She’s Beautiful When She’s Angry", followed by a panel discussion on women’s rights issues, past and present.

The QDDR and Today’s Development Challenges

May 27, 2015 at 09:45am

This panel will explore the recently published 2015 Quadrennial Diplomacy and Development Review (QDDR). Respondents will engage in a critical analysis of the QDDR from a global development and humanitarian perspective. Respondents will discuss the best attributes of the new strategy combined with an honest discussion of its biggest challenges and missed opportunities.

Can Breaking Develpoment Silos Make a Difference for Women and Girls?

March 11, 2015 at 06:30am to at 08:00am

Please join FHI 360, Women Thrive Worldwide and Johnson & Johnson for a provocative discussion on how an integrated delivery of development solutions can accelerate gender equality and women's empowerment. The event is the second in FHI 360's "Does 1+1=3? The Integration Hypothesis" series and is being held in support of the 59th session of the U.N.