How the Power of Economic Opportunity for Women Transforms Society

12.05.2017 | Videos | Sarah K. Yun |

CIPE’s Center for Women’s Economic Empowerment hosted a panel discussion on December 5, 2017 at the National Press Club to address the toughest obstacles, interpret key trends, and spotlight innovative programs that are giving women more of a voice in the decision-making process and thus transforming communities and societies around the world.

Sharyl Attkisson, host of the syndicated investigative news program “Full Measure,” moderated the discussion. Featured speakers included Karen Kerrigan, president and CEO of the Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council and a member of CIPE’s Board of Directors; Jennifer Windsor, the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s senior director for gender and social inclusion; Chase Ballinger, economic policy advisor for the Secretary’s Office of Global Women’s Issues at the U.S. Department of State; and Sarah Yun, CIPE’s Asia program officer.

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