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A Conversation on Gender-Based Violence
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
December 10, 2021 | Online
A Conversation on Gender-Based Violence
Her Excellency Atifete Jahjaga, Former President of the Republic of Kosovo
Moderator: Ambassador Kathleen Doherty, WFPG Board of Directors
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Annual Celebrating Women Leaders Luncheon
BENEFIT LUNCHEON
December 8, 2021 | Washington, DC
Annual Celebrating Women Leaders Luncheon
Senator Deb Fischer (R-Nebraska)
Senator Jeanne Shaheen (D-New Hampshire)
Moderator: Gloria Dittus, WFPG Board of Directors
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Non-Profit and Government Career Forum
BUILD YOUR CAREER
November 19, 2021 | Online
Annual Non-Profit and Government Career Forum Panel
Becca Balis, The World Bank
Lauren Bedula, Beacon Global Strategies
Anne Coleman-Honn, Department of State
Sue Saarnio, Department of State
Moderator: Shaz Akram, Women's Foreign Policy Group
Feminist Action for Climate Justice in Latin America
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
November 4, 2021 | Online
Feminist Action for Climate Justice in Latin America
H.E. Alejandra Solano Cabalceta, Ambassador of Costa Rica to the OAS
Diana Ojeda, Universidad de los Andes
Anne Heloise Barbosa do Nascimento, Engajamundo
Moderator: Stephenie Foster, Author of Take Action: Fighting for Women and Girls
Global Gender Advocacy
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Français: 3 Novembre 2021 | Español: 10 de Noviembre 2021 | English: November 16, 2021
Taking Action: Navigating Your Career in Global Gender Advocacy
WFPG teamed up with the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) to offer three sessions of this program in French, Spanish and English.
YP Network Virtual Coffee Chat: Applying to Grad School
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
October 13, 2021 | Online
Applying to Grad School: Best Practices
Katie Conti, London School of Economics
Aline Guzik, Columbia SIPA Graduate
Katarina O'Regan, Georgetown SFS Graduate
Mid-Career Challenges
MID-CAREER MENTORING
October 6, 2021 | Online
Mid-Career Challenges: Women Shifting Careers
Dineo Brinson, Department of State
Sherry Mueller, American University
David Smith, Consultant, Coach and Speaker
Brandy Svensson, Global Intelligence Analyst
Afghan Women in Crisis
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
September 2, 2021 | Online
Afghan Women in Crisis
Rina Amiri, New York University
Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Author of The Daughters of Kobani
Ambassador Melanne Verveer, GIWPS
Moderator: Alyssa Ayres, WFPG Board of Directors
Responsible AI: What Does It Mean for National Security?
FOREIGN POLICY AND TECHNOLOGY
July 19, 2021 | Online
Responsible AI: What Does It Mean for National Security?
José-Marie Griffiths, National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence
Haniyeh Mahmoudian, DataRobot
Jacqueline Sarah Tame, Landus
Moderator: Hon. Andrea Thompson, WFPG Board of Directors
Working in the Field: Opportunities & Challenges for Your International Career
BUILD YOUR CAREER
July 13, 2021 | Online
Working in the Field: Opportunities & Challenges for Your International Career
Michelle Abou-Raad, Strategy&
Sef Ashiagbor, National Democratic Institute
Diorella Islas, Jaguar Exploración y Producción
Deborah Ullmer, National Democratic Institute
Moderator: Ariela Blätter, WIIS
Mid-Career Pathways and Opportunities at the United Nations
BUILD YOUR CAREER
June 25, 2021 | Online
Mid-Career Pathways and Opportunities at the United Nations
Aruna Thanabalasingam, DMSPC, United Nations
Suzanne Shanahan, OICT, United Nations
Joan Ampah, Salena Brown, Eva Jansen, UN Office of Human Resources
Moderator: Kim Kahnhauser Freeman, WFPG
Skills-Building for Effective Negotiation: Applying Your Brain Style for Success in Diplomacy and Everyday Life
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
June 24, 2021 | Online
Skills-Building for Effective Negotiation Workshop
Judy Kuriansky, Columbia University
Katalin Bogyay, Former Ambassador of Hungary to the UN
Making the Most of Your Summer Internship
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
June 15, 2021 | Online
Making the Most of Your Summer Internship
Elinor Harty, Wilson Center
YP Network Peer Mentors
Cocktails and Careers: Seizing Opportunities
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
May 24, 2021 | Online
Cocktails and Careers: Seizing Opportunities
Donna Constantinople, KMA Communications
Gender Traps in Comms
BUILD YOUR CAREER
May 5, 2021 | Online
Common Gender Traps in Communications
Lynn Fahselt & Dorry Levine, ReThink Media
FP on the Hill
BUILD YOUR CAREER
April 23, 2021 | Online
Foreign Policy on the Hill: Understanding the Field
Chidi Blyden, House Armed Services Committee
Maggie McNamara Cooper, Senate Armed Services Committee
Katherine Earle, House Foreign Affairs Committee
Meghan Gallagher, House Foreign Affairs Committee
Katarina O'Regan, Congressional Research Service
Moderator: Kim Kahnhauser Freeman, WFPG
Heartbeat of Iran
AUTHOR SERIES
April 20, 2021 | Online
The Heartbeat of Iran: Real Voices of a Country and Its People
Tara Kangarlou, Author
Moderator: Farnaz Fassihi, The New York Times
What is the UN's GEF?
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
April 15, 2021 | Online
What is the UN's Generation Equality Forum?
Stephanie Oula & Grace Anderson, UN Foundation
Negroponte Master Negotiator
AUTHOR SERIES
March 15, 2021 | Online
Master Negotiator: The Role of James A. Baker III at the End of the Cold War
Diana Villiers Negroponte, Author
Moderator: Frances Burwell, McLarty Associates
Global Affairs Career Forum
GLOBAL AFFAIRS CAREER FORUM
February 24, 2021 | Online

Biden Foreign Policy
BEYOND THE HEADLINES
February 19, 2021 | Online
Re-Engagement Amidst Global Crises: Foreign Policy and National Security
Challenges Facing the Biden Administration
Karen DeYoung, Washington Post
Jane Ferguson, PBS NewsHour
David Sanger, New York Times
Moderator: Elisabeth Bumiller, New York Times

YPN Happy Hour
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
February 18, 2021 | Online
Galentine's Day Happy Hour
IA Research Event
BUILD YOUR CAREER
February 8, 2021 | Online
Exploring the Field: International Affairs Research
Chantal de Jonge Oudraat, Women in International Security
Michele Dunne, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Rui Zhong, Wilson Center
Elizabeth Hedge, Global Women's Institute
Moderator: Kim Kahnhauser Freeman, WFPG
Presidential Transition Event
YOUNG PROFESSIONAL NETWORK
January 21, 2021 | Online
The Ins and Outs of a Presidential Transition
Samantha Vinograd, CNN National Security Analyst
Moderators: Kristin Bruno and Kristen Folkerts, WFPG YP Network Co-Chairs