November 17, 2018

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Asanko Gold Launches the Women in Mining “Botae Pa Initiative”

Published: Oct 23, 2018 – 12:22 PM EST

VANCOUVER, Oct. 23 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Asanko Gold Inc. ("Asanko" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE American:AKG) is pleased to announce the launch of the Asanko Women in Mining "Botae Pa Initiative" at the Asanko Gold Mine ("AGM") in Ghana, West Africa....

Girl Scouts of the USA and Discovery Education Launch National Initiative to Inspire Young Girls to Pursue Careers in STEM

Published: Oct 15, 2018 – 09:40 AM EST

SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 15 /CSRwire/ - Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA), the preeminent leadership development organization for girls, and Discovery Education, the leading provider of digital content and professional development for K-12 classrooms, today announced Girls Get STEM: Unleash Your Inner...

HP, the Clooney Foundation for Justice, UNICEF and Google.org Shine Spotlight on Education

Published: Oct 11, 2018 – 12:35 PM EST

News highlights: On International Day of the Girl, HP is launching a new film showcasing the impact of technology on education, spotlighting Syrian refugees and Lebanese students. The new film highlights how HP, the Clooney Foundation for Justice, UNICEF and Google.org are partnering...

Celebrities and Activists Join Journalist Marianne Schnall to Highlight Women’s Political Leadership

Published: Oct 10, 2018 – 03:03 PM EST

NEW YORK, Oct. 10 /CSRwire/ - At a time when women are rising up to run for office in record numbers, and we head towards a pivotal mid-term election, today, journalist Marianne Schnall announced two timely initiatives to highlight the need for women's...

Mondelēz International Expands Women’s Empowerment Plans in Cocoa Communities

Published: Oct 04, 2018 – 09:00 AM EST

Oxfam praises Mondelēz International's commitment and consistent contribution to women's empowerment New action plans will empower more than 100,000 women in over 1,000 communities in four countries

Working Mother Names OppenheimerFunds as One of the 2018 “100 Best Companies”

Published: Sep 25, 2018 – 01:00 PM EST

NEW YORK, Sep. 25 /CSRwire/ - OppenheimerFunds, a leading global asset manager, was included on Working Mother's annual list of the 2018 "100 Best Companies" for working mothers. The firm was recognized for its programs that aim to promote the advancement of women;...

Second Annual World-Changing Women’s Summit Announced for January 28 – 30, 2019

Published: Sep 24, 2018 – 06:10 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. , Sep. 24 /CSRwire/ - Conscious Company Media (CCM) launches the World-changing Women platform, designed to inspire and empower extraordinary women to have a positive impact through business. The platform's anchor product, the World-changing Women's Summit, is back for a second...

EngenderHealth Names Traci L. Baird as President and CEO

Published: Aug 29, 2018 – 10:15 AM EST

WASHINGTON, D.C., Aug. 29 /CSRwire/ - EngenderHealth, a leading global women's health and sexual and reproductive rights organization, today announced that Traci L. Baird, MPH, will join the organization as President and CEO on October 1. Baird, an experienced and respected leader in...

Johnson & Johnson Is Certified Gender Fair for Empowering Women to Innovate Global Health

Published: Aug 26, 2018 – 08:00 AM EST

NEW YORK, Aug. 26 /CSRwire/ - Gender Fair, the world's first and only independent marketplace solution for equality, announced the world's largest and most broadly-based health care company Johnson Johnson is now Gender Fair-certified. As a leading company in this space, who has...

2018 Accounting MOVE Project Report Announces Best CPA Firms for Women

Published: Jun 12, 2018 – 11:22 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jun. 12 /CSRwire/ - Expectations have never been higher for women's advancement in the workplace, and the Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance Best CPA Firms for Women list and the Best Firms for Equity Leadership List, based on the 2018 Accounting MOVE...

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