An esteemed group of female leaders in the space of women’s philanthropy discuss how we can create social change and a more equitable world through philanthropy – especially during these turbulent and transformative times.
Kimberlé Crenshaw, a leading scholar of critical race theory and longtime civil rights activist, shares her insights and expertise on addressing systemic racism, supporting Black female leadership, how we can build an equitable society, and more.
“Our economy is built on the back of women's caregiving,” says Melinda Gates as she discusses how the pandemic has hastened the urgency of creating more equitable caregiving systems, what she sees as the solutions we need to implement, and how addressing this issue of caregiving is connected to her overarching goal of achieving gender equality in the US and around the world.
A few weeks ago an evocative meme was making the social media rounds: a picture of the leaders of Germany, New Zealand, Belgium, Finland, Iceland and Denmark with the caption “COVID-19 is everywhere but countries with heads of state managing the crisis better seem to have something in common…” Of course the answer was that they were all women.
In this candid interview, Stacey Abrams shares powerful insights on a wide range of topics, including three important leadership lessons, her new book "Lead from the Outside," and the two key things we all need in order to create positive change