Upcoming Events

March 2020


Sunday, March 8 – International Women’s Day “Women as Climate Justice Champions”


You have no doubt heard a lot about climate change in the news media these days. But what about “climate justice“? What does this mean? And why is this an important issue for women and girls? Join us on International Women’s Day — March 8 — to learn more from some amazing speakers.

More details here.



Wednesday, March 11 – Commission on the Status of Women Parallel Event

For the third year, DFW will sponsor a panel at the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW64) in New York City in March. The event is open to the public and DFW members are encouraged to attend if they are able.

Sustainable Futures: Women and the Environment
12:30 PM
4 W 43rd St
New York, NY 10036
Blue Room

Veena Khandke, DFW Director of Grants and Partnerships, will moderate the panel, which will include DFW President and CEO Beth Ellen Holimon as well as representatives of DFW grantees Ripple Africa, and UNICEF. Stay tuned for more details!