WEDO Launches Young Women Leading toward a Sustainable Future Initiative at the 2012 CGI Annual Meeting
On September 24th, the Women's Environment & Development Organization, in partnership with the NCRW, launched the Young Women Leading toward a Sustainable Future initiative as an official Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Commitment to Action at the 2012 CGI Annual Meeting. This initiative will expand WEDO's programmatic focus to mobilize young women for a more just, healthy, and peaceful planet by mapping current initiatives focused on young women's empowerment and identifying methodologies for leadership development. For more information on the initiative and WEDO's membership with the CGI, click here.
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NCRW is a network of leading university and community based research, policy, and advocacy centers with a growing global reach dedicated to advancing rights and opportunities for women and girls. We also have a Corporate Circle comprised of senior diversity professionals from leading U.S. and global member companies and a Presidents Circle of college and university leaders who share our commitment. NCRW harnesses the collective power of its network to provide knowledge, analysis, and thought leadership on issues ranging from reducing women’s poverty to building a critical mass of women’s leadership across sectors.