Convincing the Cowboys: How Gender Became Part of Humanitarian Response Standards
- Professor of Practice and Senior Advisor on International Development Initiatives, Arizona State University
This presentation will discuss the decades-long struggles (and successes) within the humanitarian community to expand emergency response from the logistics of supplying food, water and shelter to include considerations of equal access to assistance, protection from harm, and empowerment of women and girls.
Cosponsored by the East-West Center Research Program and the Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability, Arizona State University.
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. HST