Harriet Mountcastle-Walsh

Harriet Mountcastle-Walsh has served as the Vice President and General Counsel of Honeywell Aerospace since May 2005. She was recently named a “Woman Worth Watching” by Diversity Journal, a bi-monthly magazine focusing on diversity and inclusion in business, government, non-profit, higher education, and military settings.

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Radhika Coomaraswamy

Through her personal and professional endeavors, Radhika Coomaraswamy serves as a moral voice and independent advocate to build awareness and give prominence to the rights and protection of boys and girls affected by armed conflict.

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Naheed Farid, a member of Afghanistan’s Parliament, discusses the big year ahead for her country

With an upcoming presidential election and the anticipated withdrawal of U.S. troops, 2014 will be a very important year for Afghanistan. Naheed Farid is the youngest Member of the Afghan Parliament. In a video interview with Context at the Wilson Center, Farid provides perspective on Afghanistan’s present and future with a special focus on the concerns and hopes for woman and young people.

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Ragia Omran

Ragia Omran has been at the forefront of the human rights movement in Egypt for twenty years.

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Margery Kraus

Margery Kraus is the founder and CEO of APCO Worldwide, a global consulting firm.

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Preeta Bansal

Preeta Bansal is a Harvard Law School graduate and a London-based lawyer, currently serving as the General Counsel for Litigation and Regulatory Affairs for HSBC.

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Nina Pillard

Cornelia “Nina” Pillard is a Professor at Georgetown University Law Center. 

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Juliette Kayyem

Juliette Kayyem has spent most of her career as a public servant, starting as a civil rights attorney defending the rights of girls under Title IX and promoting access for all children to equal opportunity.

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Pamela Gordon Banks

Pamela Gordon Banks previously served as the Minister of the Environment, Planning, and Recreation.

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