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January 12, 2023

Virtual See Jane Salon – Closing the Cyber Gender Gap

Join Geena Davis, Craig Newmark, and a panel of experts on January 31st for a special discussion about creating career opportunities for women and girls in cybersecurity. Register online now to reserve your spot!
January 05, 2023

Nominate a Woman Who Is Flipping the Status Quo and They Could Receive $10,000 to Fund Their Flip!

We’re so excited to be partnering with M&M’S® in celebrating their first-ever all-female packs. Help us find women breaking down barriers and nominate them for funding. Learn more...
December 15, 2022

Today You Can Help End Unconscious Bias in Our Children

Geena's theory of change is simple: images on screen can shift the cultural narrative and advance social justice – overnight. Help us make that happen through a donation today.
December 06, 2022

A Review of Advertising in Mexico and Its Links to Gender Equality, Gender Norms, and Violence against Women and Girls

Download the new report (available in English and Spanish) from UNICEF and the Geena Davis Institute, which we premiered at our December 6th Virtual See Jane Salon.
December 06, 2022

A Review of Advertising in the Caribbean and Its Links to Gender Equality, Gender Norms, and Violence against Women and Girls

Download the new report from UNICEF and the Geena Davis Institute in partnership with the European Union-United Nations Spotlight Initiative, unveiled at our December 6th Virtual See Jane Salon.
November 18, 2022

Virtual See Jane Salon – Gender & Advertising: Powerful Drivers to Change Stereotypes & Impact Social Norms

RSVP for our Dec. 6th online event where we'll present our latest research studies and discuss advertising in the Caribbean and Mexico and its links to gender equality and violence against women and girls.

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