Empowering Global Women: Insights from 2023-24 Obama Scholars

by Economic and Political Development Concentration

Academic EPD Gender

Wed, Feb 28, 2024

1 PM – 2 PM EST (GMT-5)

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Join us for a conversation with three Columbia's Obama Foundation Scholars whose leadership empowers women in Barbados, Tonga and Vietnam.

Huong Dang, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, HopeBox (Vietnam)
Ronelle King, Founder and Director, Life in leggings: Caribbean Alliance Agaist Gender-Based Violence (Barbados)
Elizabeth Kite, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Take the Lead Tonga

About the Obama Foundation Scholars Program
The Obama Foundation Scholars Program at Columbia University brings together rising leaders from the United States and around the world who have demonstrated a commitment to finding solutions to challenges in their communities and countries. Scholars complete a fully-funded 9-month residency on campus at Columbia World Projects, deepening their knowledge and skills, and building new capacities and networks to accelerate their impact.

Lunch will be provided. 

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Co-hosted with: MPA in Development Practice, Urban and Social Policy Concentration, Leadership, Innovation, and Design Specialization, Gender and Public Policy Specialization

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