Annual International Women's Day Luncheon
Co-sponsored with the UN Foundation and the UN Information Center

Washington, DC—On March 7, 2013, the WFPG co-sponsored the annual International Women’s Day Luncheon with the UN Foundation and UN Information Center in DC. This year’s panel included Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Population, Refugees and Migration Anne Richard, Sarah Craven of UN Population Fund, and Mayra Buvinic of the UN Foundation, and covered women’s economic empowerment and violence against women. UN Foundation President Kathy Calvin moderated the discussion.


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UN Foundation President Kathy Calvin
opens the program
  WFPG President Patricia Ellis welcomes guests
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Kathy Calvin and Assistant Secretary Anne Richard
  Mayra Buvinic of UNF and Sarah Craven of UNFPA
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The panel discussion on women's economic empowerment   The audience listens to the discussion
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Under Secretary Tara Sonenshine with Patricia Ellis

  Anne Richard, Mayra Buvinic and Sarah Craven
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Kathy Calvin, Anne Richard, and
Peter Yeo of UNF

  Kathy Calvin, Patricia Ellis, and
Rosa Djalal, wife of the Indonesian ambassador