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It Is Our Time to Shine

IBWPPI supports the appointment of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the US Supreme Court. Born in Washington, DC, and raised in Florida, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson has had a distinguished career as an attorney and jurist. She was confirmed three times by the U.S. Senate with bipartisan support.

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WORKSHOP SPOTLIGHT: Black Women’s Health Disparities: Awareness & Solutions  The COVID-19 pandemic has magnified the health inequities that harm Black women, their families and communities on a national scale. Investments in their health will have positive effects on the economy, decreased loss of life among mothers, infants and children and more healthy and vibrant communities. …

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IBWPPI at the 65th Session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

Promoting the Safety and Security of Women of African Descent Mark your calendar for IBWPPI’s session “Promoting the Safety and Security of Women of African Descent” session on Tuesday, March 16th from 1:30-3:30 pm ET. You can register for the forum that will be open to the public March 15-26, 2021. Click the link to …

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Justice and Reconciliation for All

IBWPPI Takes Center Stage at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women The International Black Women’s Public Policy Institute held our inaugural session at the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women Forum. We lifted our voices to shine a light on the epidemic of Black female trafficking victims. We were proud to …

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New Beginnings

Register Now! Black History Happy Hour You are invited to come to share joy with us this Black History Month! Join us for our IBWPPI Black History Happy Hour by registering HERE. On February 10, 2022 at 7pm EST, black women around the world will convene to celebrate our people together! Our theme for this …

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Shanice Battle, PhD, MPH | IBWPPI

Happy Black History Month!

Black History and Black Future, as my son Cody shared with me, are what we must celebrate together. Our history, while it is incredibly important that we share and teach with every opportunity we have, our future we each can impact positively.