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Kosovo President, Leader Pelosi Join International Leaders to Discuss Women, Peace & Security

  • Her Excellency Atifete Jahjaga, President of Republic of Kosovo;
  • Monica McWilliams, Northern Ireland human rights advocate;
  • Melanne Verveer, former U.S. Ambassador for Global Women's Issues, director of Georgetown University's Institute for Women, Peace and Security;
  • With special closing remarks by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi, U.S. House of Representatives.
Four international leaders from Europe and the United States will gather for an insightful panel discussion on the roles of women in war and peace in the 21st century. The panel is organized and sponsored by the new Institute for Women, Peace and Security at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., which focuses on the impact of women's participation in conflict prevention, peacekeeping, mitigation of humanitarian emergencies, post-conflict reconstruction and political transitions.
WHERE: Grosvenor House (Ballroom)
Park Lane
London W1K 7TN
WHEN: Saturday, April 20, 2013 from 2:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.
COVERAGE: Space is extremely limited. Media interested in attending must RSVP with Rob Mathis at +001 (202) 687-4328 or Press will be asked to provide valid credentials upon check-in.
Georgetown University Institute for Women, Peace and Security
Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University
Rob Mathis


Georgetown University37th and O Streets, N.W., Washington D.C. 20057(202) 687.0100

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