San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
To celebrate International Women’s Day
The International Center for Research on Women
cordially invites you to its
PASSPORTS TO PROGRESS PANEL DISCUSSION
High Returns: How Investing in Adolescent Girls Today
Will Pay Off Tomorrow
National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045
Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres: 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Panel Discussion & Audience Q&A: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Coffee & Dessert: 7:30 – 8:00 p.m.
With the release of the first round of findings from its initial evaluation of Apni Beti Apna Dhan (Our Daughter, Our Wealth), an Indian conditional cash transfer program to prevent child marriage and increase the value of girls and women in society, ICRW is pleased to present its seventh discussion in the Passports to Progress series. Panelists will also explore important dimensions of adolescent girls' education and transitions to adulthood in the context of the post-2015 development agenda.
Julie Katzman, Inter-American Development Bank Group
Carla Koppell, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Dr. Priya Nanda, ICRW Asia Regional Office, and Project Director, IMPACCT
Howard Taylor, Nike Foundation
Rachel Vogelstein, Council on Foreign Relations and the Clinton Foundation
This event supports ICRW’s Turning Point Campaign:
Changing the Course for Adolescent Girls Worldwide
Special Thanks to our Sponsors:
Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. To learn more, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-742-1239.
When & Where
International Center for Research on Women
For nearly 40 years, ICRW has been the premier applied research institute focused on women and girls. Headquartered in Washington, D.C., and with regional offices in Southeast Asia and Africa, ICRW provides evidence-based research to inform programs and policies that help alleviate poverty, promote gender equality and protect the rights of women and girls. Corporations, foundations, governments, multilateral and bilateral institutions, civil society organizations and research institutions partner with ICRW’s team of research and gender experts to break down barriers and help women and girls achieve their full potential. ICRW’s focus areas include adolescent girls, agriculture and food security, economic empowerment, HIV and AIDS, population and reproductive health, violence, and other emerging issues.