Podcast by National Democratic Institute (NDI)
Bonus Episode 2 - Maria Ressa interviews Julia Gillard
In this final episode, Maria Ressa, Co-Founder and CEO of Rappler interviews Julia Gillard, Former Prime Minister of Australia and Chair of the Global Institute for Women’s Leadership at King’s College London, about her experience fighting gendered double standards in Australia and how she's been able to put her values into action within politics through her unrivaled optimism.
Episode 20. Yuliia Sachuk interviews Fadzayi Mahere
In this episode, Yuliia Sachuk, Head of Fight for Right OPD and the Disability Research Center, interviews Fadzayi Mahere, National Spokesperson for the Movement for Democratic Change Alliance Zimbabwe, about the importance of civic engagement and her optimism for the future of women's rights in Zimbabwe.
Episode 19. Birgitta Ohlsson interviews Yuliia Sachuk
In this episode, Birgitta Ohlsson, Former Member of Parliament and Minister in Sweden and current Director for Political Parties at NDI, interviews Yuliia Sachuk, Head of Fight for Right OPD and the Disability Research Center, about her personal experience fighting for disability rights in Ukraine and how she continues to advocate for a better quality of life for the most marginalized populations of PWDs.
Episode 18. Nora Noralla interviews Birgitta Ohlsson
In this episode, Nora Noralla, Egyptian LGBTQI+ activist, interviews Birgitta Ohlsson, Former Member of Parliament and Minister in Sweden and Director for Political Parties at NDI, about her experience fighting for gender equality and LGBTQI+ rights in Sweden and what it takes to be a strong, resilient, and influential leader today.
Episode 17. Governor Kate Brown interviews Nora Noralla
In this special Pride month episode, Governor Kate Brown, Governor of Oregon, interviews Nora Noralla, Egyptian LGBTQI+ activist, about her experience fighting for LGBTQI+ rights in Egypt and what it takes to lead an effective social justice movement.
Episode 16. Philomena Wankenge interviews Governor Kate Brown
In this special Pride month episode, Philomena Wankenge, co-founder of Freedom Fighters DC, interviews Oregon Governor Kate Brown, about her experience as a feminist politician and what it takes to get more women, particularly LGBTQI women and women of color into politics.
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Wonderful podcast! Important conversations centering women.
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This is the perfect podcast for the moment - inspiring stories of women in politics centered around the voices of women. Interviewers and guests are all amazing. Can’t wait to hear more of these conversations!