Find out where women around the world wield political power—and why it matters.
Closing the gender gap in the workforce could add a staggering $28 trillion to the global GDP.
The United States should see family planning as a foreign policy priority that leads to healthier and more prosperous societies, and should increase funding, resources and support for those countries with the highest unmet need, argues CFR’s Isobel Coleman.
Program DirectorRachel B. Vogelstein
Douglas Dillon Senior Fellow and Director of the Women and Foreign Policy Program
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, adjunct senior fellow in CFR’s Women and Foreign Policy program, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss her experience on the ground in northeast Syria. Lemmon has authored two New York Times best sellers, Ashley’s War and The Dressmaker of Khair Khana.