Barbara Yates

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This #WomenInHistoryWednesday, we are so excited to celebrate the founder and first director of Women and Gender in Global Perspectives program Barbara A. Yates! Barbara established WGGP through interdisciplinary efforts of the Committee on Women in Development on campus and funding from a Title XII Strengthening Grant of the Foreign Assistance Act. 

Read more here: https://gec150.web.illinois.edu/1980s/barbara-a-yates/