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The Summit for Women and Democracy

September 29

LBJ Foundation, All In Together, and The 19th News host The Summit for Women and Democracy on September 29, 2022, in Austin, Texas.

This landmark event will convene leaders from the nation’s most influential organizations working to advance gender equality in American democracy.

Luminary thinkers will moderate each session, focusing on barriers as well as critical solutions and accelerators of progress. The goal is to define clear calls to action, funding, and collaboration to advance American democracy through the full and equal participation of women.

Following the summit, the LBJ Foundation, The 19th*, and AIT will host a public program of extraordinary artists, leaders, and activists. To learn more and register for the public event, please visit Women and the Future of Democracy.

Forum Agenda Topics 

  • Social Change Through Civic Literacy
  • Getting to 50/50: Gender Equality in Elected Office
  • Women’s Rights as a Foundation of a Healthy Democracy
  • A Fair, Free, and Inclusive Press: Combatting Harassment of Women Journalists
  • Reaching the “Unreachable”: Activating Women on the Margins of our Political Process
  • Building Coalitions Across Differences
  • Activating Activism: Supporting Mass Mobilization and Citizen Advocacy for Change
  • Calling Philanthropy to the Cause

Advancing gender equity in American democracy has never been more urgent or important.

The summit is by invitation only. If you are interested in attending, please email pelangovan@aitogether.org.


This program is made possible with support from


LBJ Presidential Library
2313 Red River St
Austin, TX 78705 United States
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