Past Events

  • Women in Construction: Safe, Healthy, and Equitable Work Sites

    Location: Online Webinar

    Time: 3/8/18, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

    You’re Invited Webinar Women in Construction: Safe, Healthy, and Equitable Work Sites March 8, 2018, 12-1 pm ET Register The construction industry offers rewarding careers to women. Jobs in construction are projected to grow at all levels and apprenticeships offer...

  • 1/25 – American University Gender Seminar Series–Gender and Perception of Climate Change in Ethiopia

    Location: Mary Graydon Center, Room 203-205, American University

    Time: 1/25/18, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

    Gender Seminar Series “Gender and Perception of Climate Change in Ethiopia” By Mahmud Yesuf Department of Economics, American University Reception The Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) is partnering with American University’s Program on Gender Analysis in Economics (PGAE) to collaborate on gender-focused research relevant for policy. Join us...

  • Gender Seminar Series: “Paid Parental Leave in the US: Access, Usage, and Benefits”

    Location: American University, Kreeger Building, Room 100

    Time: 11/16/17, 4:00pm - 5:20pm

    You’re Invited Gender Seminar Series: “Paid Parental Leave in the US: Access, Usage, and Benefits” Thursday, November 16, 2017, 4:00pm – 5:20pm American University, Kreeger Building, Room 100 By Heidi Hartmann, President, and Jeff Hayes, Program Director, Institute for Women’s...

  • Supporting Working Parents: Tackling Childcare

    Location: World Bank Headquarters 1818 H Street NW, Washington D.C. Room MC 2-800

    Time: 10/12/17, 9:30am - 10:30am

    Supporting Working Parents: Tackling Childcare IFC cordially invite you to the 2017 World Bank Group-IMF Annual Meetings side event Supporting Working Parents: Tackling Childcare October 12, 2017 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. World Bank Headquarters 1818 H Street NW, Washington D.C....

  • Community Health Educators and Maternal Health: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial

    Location: American Univesrity, Mary Graydon Center, Room 247

    Time: 9/21/17, 3:00pm - 6:00pm

    Thursday, September 21, 2017 Welcoming Reception: 3:00pm – 4:00pm Presentation: 4:00pm – 5:20pm American Univesrity, Mary Graydon Center, Room 247 By Jessica Leight Program on Gender Analysis in Economics (PGAE) Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, American University Description Jessica Leight...

  • [Webinar] Staying Employed: Sick and Safe Leave Protections for Survivors

    Time: 9/14/17, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

    You’re invited Staying Employed: Sick and Safe Leave Protections for Survivors September 14, 2017 2:00pm-3:00pm ET/11:00am-12:00pm PST Description: Paid sick and safe leave laws, passed in eight states and 30 counties and cities, can help survivors take time off from...

  • MacArthur Fellow Heidi Hartmann on reddit AMA

    Location: https://www.reddit.com/

    Time: 8/23/17, 11:00am - 12:00pm

    In advance of Women’s Equality Day on August 26, 2017, MacArthur Fellow Heidi Hartmann will be on reddit AMA to talk about the Wage Gap, a measure of the inequality in earnings between women and men who work full time, year round...

  • July 27: Join IWPR and FRAC for a Summer Intern and New Professional Mixer!

    Location: Stewart R. Mott House, 122 Maryland Avenue NE, Washington DC, 20002

    Time: 7/27/17, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    The Institute for Women’s Policy Research and the Food Research and Action Center are pleased to invite you to The State of Interns, our 28th Annual D.C. Summer Intern Mixer. Over the summer, students from across the country come to...