The Exchange used its Closing Gong ceremony to highlight the business case for women's economic empowerment, as well as opportunities for the private sector to advance gender equality and sustainable development.
The Higher Education Commission and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Thursday marked the International Women's Day by celebrating the achievements of female students and alumni.
This was the consensus of participants in a seminar entitled Women On Worth - Gender Equality And Feminity In The Business World.
"At The Nigerian Stock Exchange, we are playing our part in helping to achieve gender parity". The theme for International Women's Day 2018 is "Time is Now: Rural and urban activists transforming women's lives".
This year's commemorations came on the heels of unprecedented global movement for women's rights, equality and justice which has taken the form of global marches and campaigns on issues ranging from sexual harassment and femicide to equal pay and women's political representation. We are angry because gender-based violence goes unpunished, because the prime minister is lying openly about the date of the ratification of the Istanbul convention.
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Attorney for the Eastern District of California McGregor Scott (left) and former Sacramento County Sheriff John McGinnis. Brown and California Attorney General Xavier Becerra are directly named in the suit - and are ready for the fight.
Municipally, only 28 per cent of councillors and 18 per cent of mayors are female. Since then, it has seen larger celebrations around the world. "We must not grow exhausted because change is not happening fast enough".
The IOC said a more detailed report would follow later this month. We are superwomen! All ages, shapes, sizes, walks of life.I am sending my biggest hug to you. We have to fight for the recognition we deserve and work hard to fend for our families.
The thrust in Manicaland, among other things, was on encouraging girls and women to register to vote in 2018 to make their voices heard.
Regardless of the fact, she religiously tweets about women empowerment - showing her duplicity in the matter. Today, discussions will focus on two important and related issues.
To close the day a raffle draw was held with gifts from the event sponsors, Olori Cosmetics, Zaron Cosmetics Limited, Shredder Gang, A Thousand Reasons Confectionaries, Bodyline Fitness & Gym Limited, Kinabuti, ShugaPlum Concepts.