30% Rule in Ireland: From Theory to Practice

Feb 19, 2015

It seems that Ireland’s major political parties are facing some difficulty adhering to the gender quota legislation imposed by the Irish government. As Ireland’s next general

US Mission to the EU Program in Brussels

Dec 18, 2012
// By GWLI Staff

The United States Mission to the European Union and the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) hosted a global conversation on “Breaking Barriers – Strategies to Succeed in Public Service” in Brussels on October 2nd, 2012. The voices of women’s leadership represented on the panel include Ambassador Anna-Karin Eneström, Sweden's Representative to the Political and Security Committee at the Permanent Mission of Sweden to the EU, Dr. Franziska Brantner EU Parliamentarian, and Susannah Wellford Shakow, Esq, Chair of the Board and founder of Running Start.

Global Conversation with World Leaders

Dec 18, 2012
// By GWLI Staff
World leaders at Barnard WPSP Event

On September 24, 2012, against the backdrop of the 67th meeting of the UN General Assembly as world leaders gathered together, the Women in Public Service Project (WPSP) partnered with Barnard College and our other partner colleges to create an alternative forum to discuss some of the challenges of our times.

Experts & Staff

  • Gwen Young // Director, Global Women's Leadership Initiative
  • Benjamin Dills // Program Assistant, Global Women's Leadership Initiative