May 26, 2019

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Investing in Women and Entrepreneurship: Solutions to MDG 3

Organizer: U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center

Date: 03.08.11, 10:00AM – 03.08.11, 07:30PM ET

Location:UN, NYC

Sponsor:U.S. Chamber Business Civic Leadership Center

Website: bclc.uschamber.com/Programs/global/un-investing...

The forum will draw special attention to the following issue areas as they pertain to Millennium Development Goal 3: Promoting Gender Equality and Empower Women:

  • Decreasing gender disparity in primary and secondary education
  • Increasing leadership and access to training at the workplace
  • Creating ripe environments for women-run small and medium sized businesses

Speakers include:

  • David Chavern, Chief Operating Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
  • Geena Davis, Women's Activist and Actress
  • Antonie de Jong, Outreach and Business Development Adviser, UN Women
  • Stephen Jordan, Executive Director, Business Civic Leadership Center
  • Noella Coursaris Musunka, Founder, Georges Malaika Foundation
  • Roland Rich, Executive Director, United Nations
  • Jean Rogers, Deputy Director for Programs, Center for International Private Enterprise
Editor's Note: View the associated press release here.

For more information, please contact:

Kitty Taylor Director of Communications & Outreach
Taryn Bird Manager of Global Corporate Citizenship

 

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