Past Event

Democracy, Illiberalism, and the Contentious Politics of Gender

November 28, 2022
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
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IAB 1512

Gender politics have been central to both illiberal movements and democratic resurgences. How have they played out in recent elections worldwide? How are the contentious politics of gender linked?


  • Åsa Regnér - Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and Deputy Executive Director of UN Women
  • Flávia Biroli - Professor of Political Science at the Institute of Political Science of the University of Brasília
  • Florence Haegal - Professor of Political Science at Sciences Po
  • Jeri Powell - Adjunct Associate Professor of International and Public Affairs; Founder of nonprofit Take Office.
  • Marianna Muravyeva - Law Professor at University of Helsinki

Moderated by Yasmine Ergas, Director of Gender and Public Policy Specialization

Snacks and light refreshments will be provided