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IGE Kicks Off 2020 CWFL Hybrid Fellowship Program

April 3, 2020

IGE’s Center for Women, Faith & Leadership (CWFL) launched the 4th cohort of its flagship fellowship program. The one-year fellowship advances the leadership and skills of women of faith working to advocate on behalf of the vulnerable and marginalized.

IGE Global Horizons | February 2020

February 25, 2020

Check out the February 2020 e-newsletter!

Institute for Global Engagement Announces Marji Hughes as New Board Chair

February 24, 2020

The Institute for Global Engagement (IGE) is pleased to announce that Marji Hughes has been named as the new Board Chair.

IGE’s Center for Women, Faith & Leadership Welcomes 20 Women of Faith to its inaugural Distance Learning Fellowship program!

February 20, 2020

On 31 January 2020, the Institute for Global Engagement’s Center for Women, Faith & Leadership (CWFL) launched its first Distance Learning Fellowship Program. The Distance Learning Fellowship is a one-year online fellowship program for women of faith seeking to advance their leadership through skill building, as they advocate for the vulnerable and marginalized.

IGE Speaks at National Prayer Breakfast

February 20, 2020

IGE invited to speak on two different occasions during the annual National Prayer Breakfast. Emphasis was placed on IGE’s model of engagement and relational diplomacy and how that was applied in Uzbekistan.

IGE Holds Religion and the Rule of Law Training for Kachin Church Leaders in Myanmar

January 8, 2020

From December 10-13, 2019, IGE held a training program for Kachin church leaders on “Religion and Rule of Law” in Mandalay, Myanmar. The training provided a rare opportunity for Kachin church leaders to learn from international legal experts and religious freedom practitioners and receive equipping in knowledge and tools for effectively engaging governing authorities and building multi-faith alliances.

IGE Global Horizons | December 2019

December 11, 2019

Check out the December 2019 e-newsletter!

IGE Launches Groundbreaking Religious Freedom Initiatives in Uzbekistan

December 10, 2019

IGE partnered with the government of Uzbekistan to launch several exciting new initiatives to advance religious freedom. These projects mark the first tangible fruit of the MOU that IGE signed with the Uzbekistan government in September 2018 as well as the first steps in implementing Uzbekistan’s Religious Freedom Roadmap.

Center for Women, Faith & Leadership 2019 Fellowship Workshop held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan

November 26, 2019

The CWFL workshop was the culmination of the 2019 Fellowship, providing leadership development sessions for women-of-faith organization leaders advocating for vulnerable and marginalized populations. Fellows also participated in other IGE events held concurrently in Uzbekistan.