2018 International Women’s Day: A Time to Include and #PressforProgress

Every year, International Women’s Day serves as a reminder to where we stand in relation to gender gap around the world, and during which much of the advocacy on behalf of women and girls is centred on key imperative themes, such as: gender based-violence, discrimination, and the absence of equal rights and opportunities, including women … More 2018 International Women’s Day: A Time to Include and #PressforProgress

2017 International Women’s Day: Support “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50”… ‘because it’s’ 2017

This month around the globe, we dedicate 1 out of 365 days to celebrate women and girls. This year, the spotlight was in the world of work. As stated in the message by the UN Women Executive Director Phumzile MLambo-Ngcuka, “Achieving equality in the workplace will require an expansion of decent work and employment opportunities, … More 2017 International Women’s Day: Support “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50”… ‘because it’s’ 2017

A Step Forward – Seminar on The Integration of Highly Skilled Migrant Women into the Labour Market: Challenges, Opportunities and Responses, Vienna, 14 Oct 2013

On the 14 Oct 2013 a seminar on the integration of highly skilled migrant women into the labour market was held in Vienna. This seminar aimed at creating ‘space’ for dialogue between various stakeholders in this discussion i.e. academics, practitioners, and highly skilled migrant women in order to identify and discuss some of the main … More A Step Forward – Seminar on The Integration of Highly Skilled Migrant Women into the Labour Market: Challenges, Opportunities and Responses, Vienna, 14 Oct 2013