19 12, 2017

Tackling gender divides requires everyone at the table, IGF hears

2017-12-20T13:24:30+00:00December 19th, 2017|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News|

How business, government, civil society and technical community, showcase the multifold ways in which digital technology can impact gender equality and create opportunities for women to participate more readily in the labour market.

11 12, 2017

5 reasons why gender equality in trade matters

2017-12-12T18:03:38+00:00December 11th, 2017|Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

Hopes are high for the launch of an historic Declaration on Trade and Gender at the 11th World Trade Organization (WTO) ministerial meeting taking place in Buenos Aires this week. Buenos Aires, 11 December 2017 The declaration – if adopted – will seek to promote a more inclusive trade agenda by enabling more women [...]

17 07, 2017

3 reasons why ICT matters for gender equality

2017-08-17T11:54:43+00:00July 17th, 2017|Digital Economy, Global issues & trends, News, Trade and Investment Policy|

A United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development is in full swing to track progress on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), formally adopted two years ago. New York, 17 July 2017 For women the world over, information and communication technologies (ICT) can be leveraged for personal security, better access to education and [...]