May 26, 2019 The Corporate Social Responsibility Newswire

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Turning Inspiration into Action: Next Steps for the Private Sector to Empower Women Globally

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

Date: 03.04.14, 08:30AM – 03.04.14, 06:00PM ET

Location:New York, NY

Sponsor:U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation


On March 4, 2014 the U.S. Chamber Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center, Business Call to Action, and United Nations Office for Partnerships will celebrate International Women’s Day at the United Nations. This annual forum brings together leaders committed to the economic empowerment of women.

The data points have been given, the business case is there - now how do we collectively empower women and girls around the world? A vision, a commitment to action, and a will to build partnerships are all vital to reaching our desired results. In 2014, our annual International Women’s Day forum will expand upon 2013 and explore the catalytic role women play in the global economy.

Notable speakers include:

- Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Women
- Soledad O'Brien, Award Winning Journalist
- Vishakha Desai, Ph.D., President Emerita, Asia Society
- Shiza Shahid, Co-founder and CEO, The Malala Fund

Space is limited, register today here:

For more information, please contact:

Bailey Jacobs Senior Manager, Communications
Phone: 202-463-5766
Twitter: USCCFbiz4good


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