International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)

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WEAmericas - IVLP Photo Gallery

View photos from the WEAmericas initiative.

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WEAmericas - IVLP 2013 Photos

Photos from the launch of WEAmericas IVLP program.

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WEAmericas Initiative

The Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Americas (WEAmericas) initiative and exchange leverages public-private partnerships to increase women’s economic participation and encourage women’s leadership.

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2013 International Women of Courage Awards

Established in 2007, the annual Secretary of State's International Women of Courage Award honors women around the globe who have exemplified exceptional courage and leadership in advocating for human rights, women's equality, and social progress, often at great personal risk. This is the only Department of State award that pays tribute to emerging women leaders worldwide.


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