Session I: A Conversation With Fatou Bensouda
In this keynote session, Fatou Bensouda and Debora L. Spar discuss global women’s issues and assess progress. This video also features introductory remarks by Richard N. Haass and Rachel B. Vogelstein.
Session II: The Status of Women in the Economy
In this session, Heidi Crebo-Rediker, Tom Nides, Lareina Yee and Isobel Coleman discuss the relationship between women and economic growth and propose policy reforms to spur economic progress by elevating women’s labor force participation around the world.
Session III: Women’s Contributions to Conflict Prevention and Resolution
In this final session, Liliana Ayalde, Nancy Lindborg, Sarah Sewall, Karen J. Greenberg and Admiral Kurt Tidd review lessons from conflict situations and provide recommendations on addressing state fragility by advancing women’s roles in conflict prevention and peace building. Admiral Kurt Tidd and Liliana Ayalde join the panel via videoconference.