Celebrating Bold Leadership for Women’s Rights


IWHC 2019 Annual Dinner

April 10, 2019 | Mandarin Oriental – New York

Join us as we present the IWHC Visionary Philanthropy Award and the Joan B. Dunlop Award to tireless champions fighting to advance the health and rights of women and girls worldwide.worldwide.


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2018 Annual Dinner: IWHC Visionaries Urge Action to Protect Women’s Rights

More than 300 guests from the worlds of philanthropy, activism, diplomacy and the private sector, gathered at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City on April 17 for a celebration of bold activism in defense of women’s rights.

Life After Zika: Stories from Brazil

On Thursday, June 2, Friends of IWHC watched Zika, the incredibly moving documentary about five young Brazilian women and the health care professionals struggling to serve them in the middle of the Zika epidemic.

Moving Beyond the Headlines: Peace, Security and the Status of the World’s Women and Girls

The Council on Foreign Relations' Rachel Vogelstein spoke at a recent Leadership Council luncheon about progress on women's rights since the 1995 Beijing World Conference on Women.

IWHC’s 2017 Annual Dinner

This year, we are pleased to honor Aryeh Neier, President Emeritus of the Open Society Foundations.