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PODCAST: Sector Spotlight: Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment

27 Oct 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

Hear from RPCV panelists working within the are of gender equality and women’s empowerment, both domestically and internationally. Our guests include professionals with extensive experience in the field, with organizations ranging from federal sector players such as USAID and State Department, to international and domestic nonprofits committed to women's empowerment and gender equality.

Featured panelists offer tips and advice based on their own experience in the field, and speak to the variety of opportunities within this growing sector. Don't miss this opportunity to be inspired and have your questions answered.

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  • RPCV Sylvia Cabus, who has 20+ years of international development experience focused on gender, including substantial federal sector experience working in leadership roles ranging from senior gender advisor at USAID to her more recent position as gender specialist at Peace Corps Headquarters.


HOST: Jodi Hammer is an RPCV (Ecuador, 1994 - '97), Job Coach, and host of the Global Reentry's Jobs with Jodi Podcast. In her role as Global Reentry Career Support Specialist with NPCA, she develops and delivers individual and group programming in support of Global Reentry's mission of providing career and transitional assistance to RPCVs worldwide. 


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27 Oct 2021
12:00pm - 1:00pm EDT

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