The Irene Tinker Lecture Series, sponsored by the American University International Development Program and the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), is dedicated to Irene Tinker, distinguished scholar and author. This lecture series honors Tinker’s lifelong contributions to the field of women in international development, including her role in founding ICRW. Each year, the lecture series features an eminent scholar-activist doing groundbreaking work on emerging issues affecting the lives and well-being of women and men throughout the developing world.
Speakers have included:
2013: Natalie Hahn, President and Founder of the Malaika Foundation
2012: Caren Grown - Senior Gender Adviser, United States Agency for International Development