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French-American Symposium on Gender Equality

A large range of men and women from all over the world including the United States, France, India, Morocco, Tunisia, Senegal, Congo and Haiti will attend this symposium to share their experiences about gender equality, exchange good practices and offer solutions.

Among them: The French Minister for Gender Equality Marlène Schiappa, the famous writer and civil rights activist Angela Davis, the great Indian-American filmmaker and film producer Mira Nair, the former French Ministers Christiane Taubira and Najat Vallaud-Belkacem… and many others!

The event is organized by the Suzy Newhouse Center for Humanities at Wellesley College, the Consulate General of France in Boston and Sciences Po Paris. There will be a series of discussions and panels about gender equality open to the public. Topics include education and gender equality, gender biases in science and the role of new media in gender equality.