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Econometric work at the Aspen Institute and elsewhere shows that a main barrier to a strong resurgence in the manufacturing sector is the need for more skilled workers. Women are increasingly...
Tags: women, Manufacturing, Skills Training, Education
Members of the Global Leaders Council for Reproductive Health (GLC) and the GLC Secretariat attended Women’'s Deliver’ conference in Malaysia. Having worked to curate the Sustainability Track, GLC...
Tags: global health, sexual and reproductive health, women, Sustainability
This week, Forbes magazine released its list of 100 women who are redefining power. The 2013 list includes two Institute Fellows, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Beth Brooke, also an...
Tags: women, Henry Crown Fellowship, women in business
A group of 4 Lebanese, Egyptian and Palestinian women started a Facebook page entitled Uprising of Women in the Arab World during the Arab Spring. A few weeks after launching a campaign asking...
Tags: women, Facebook
As women across the world take a moment to celebrate their numerous achievements in human rights, women in Lebanon continue to fight for theirs in an unrelenting patriarchal society. An alarming...
Tags: women, Sectarianism, violence, International Women's Day, abuse
The Untapped Engine: How Can Women Drive the Economy?Featuring: Barbara KrumsiekPresident and CEO, Calvert Investments, Inc.Celinda Lake President, Lake Research PartnersRacquel Russell Special...
Tags: women, economy, Ascend, Family economic security, mobility
The US-Lebanon Dialogue Program presents a roundtable on Women's Political Participation in Lebanon. Women in Lebanon have led women’s emancipation in the region but have lagged behind in many ways....
Tags: women, Politics, Lebanon
The US-Lebanon Dialogue Program presents a roundtable on Women's Political Participation in Lebanon. Women in Lebanon have led women’s emancipation in the region but have lagged behind in many ways....
Tags: women, Lebanon

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