'Women's Rights Under Attack' is topic, Feb. 22
Posted February 18, 2005; 03:18 p.m.
A lecture titled "From
Summers to Sistani: Women's Rights Under Attack in the 21st Century" is
set for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 22, in Dodds Auditorium, Robertson Hall.
Speaking will be Kavita Ramdas,
president and chief executive officer of the Global Fund for Women. She earned
her master of public administration degree in 1988 from the Woodrow Wilson
School of Public and International Affairs, which is sponsoring the talk with
the Office of Graduate Career Services.
The Global Fund for Women is an international network that supports the social, political and civic equality and human rights of women by making grants to women's groups throughout the world. Ramdas has received a number of awards recognizing her commitment to inclusive philanthropy.