IIE's Center for Women's Leadership Initiatives
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Building knowledge and skills among organizations and the women they serve.
Linking women with resources and networks.
Promoting women as leading innovators and change makers.
What is IIE's Center for Women's Leadership Initiatives?
The IIE Center for Women's Leadership Initiatives (WLI) provides opportunities for women worldwide to participate in cutting-edge training, professional development and exchange programs and pursue higher education.Through our programs, women develop and join networks of peers, mentors and experts and serve as effective leaders in the public and private sectors around the world.
News and Events
IIE, working with a powerful array of program partners, announced the launch of Women Enhancing Technology (WeTech) at the 2013 Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting. WeTech is a new CGI Commitment to Action to help women and girls across Africa, India and the United States enter and succeed in technology careers.
Learn more about WeTech and its program partners
Learn how the Women's Enterprise for Sustainability (WES) program is changing the lives of women in the MENA region.
IIE's Higher Education Readiness (HER) Program is providing bright young Ethiopian girls from underserved communities with a pathway to university. In just a few months, the HER program is finding that family involvement may be a key indicator to the success of the program.
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