Emma Whitehead is an alumna of the Center for Partnership Studies Young Women's Leadership Program. In this article she reflects on her experience as a delegate to the 2016 United States Naval Academy Foreign Affairs Conference. The conference promoted the status of women and girls globally and Whitehead participated in a round table session on gender equity, sharing insights from the Center for Partnership Studies.


Gender equity, global status of women, Center for Partnership Studies

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