UN Women representative M Alison McLean making a presentation at the seminar organised for International Women's Day by WPortfolio in collaboration with the Bureau of Gender Affairs and the National Organisation of Women.
Have a great Women's Day 2017. Bedfont Scientific Ltd., a second-generation family business based in Harrietsham, is proud to celebrate International Women's day. The International Interior Design Association (IIDA)'s 2016 survey reported that 69 percent of design practitioners are women (out of 87,000), but only 25 percent of those women are firm principals. We happen to work for the BBC but this goes across the society and across the world.
"I thought this year it would be nice if we raised some money along the way, to turn stupid or negative comments by people who don't understand how to Google into something that will be positive and helpful", he said.
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"One is not born, but rather becomes, a woman". We celebrate women's achievements, past & present, & pledge to empower women to reach their full economic potential for generations to come.
"While the representation of women in top leadership roles is on the rise, the process is indeed slow, limited to the dated approach of ticking the diversity box", said Kavita Mathur, People & Culture Leader, Grant Thornton Advisory Private Limited. Far too many societies still deprive women of their human rights, discriminate based upon sex, pose obstacles to women's ability to contribute to economic development, or fail to uphold the laws meant to protect them.
"We then started researching other wonderful women around the world and looking for an innovative way we could share their stories", the spokesperson continued. "But one thing is for sure, International Women's Day has been occurring for well over a century - and continue's to grow from strength to strength".
So let's let a man have the last word.
It is said that the company's stand against increases to minimum wages is an issue affecting women.
The WOW Festival will be held on the campus of Notre Dame University of Maryland on April 28.