Gender Policy Symposium
Wednesday, January 10, 2007 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Ambassador John J. Danilovich, Chief Executive Officer for the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), will host a public symposium to discuss the new MCC gender policy.
Following remarks by Ambassador Danilovich, a panel of gender experts will discuss the policy in terms of implementation and the international development context. Panelists will include:
- Dr. Virginia Seitz, Director, Social and Gender Assessment, MCC
- Sylvia Torres, MCA Nicaragua Gender Specialist
- Ritu Sharma, Co-Founder and President, Women’s Edge Coalition
- Dr. Caroline Moser, Visiting Fellow, Brookings Institution