Three events at the end of January highlighted the evolution of women’s economic empowerment in Pakistan. It was not so much that the issues highlighted were especially unique but the way in which businesswomen set them forth demonstrated a confidence and momentum that could in time prove decisive. Policymakers and corporates take note.
When Sonia Gandhi delivered the Commonwealth Lecture this year, she remarked on the notable coincidence that the current Chair of the 54 member country grouping; Kamla Persad-Bissessar, PM of Trinidad and Tobago, the next Chair; Julia Gillard, PM of Australia, and the Head of the Commonwealth, HM The Queen, are all women. This month at […]
Earlier this month, Glenda K. Brown, Managing Director, Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC) andBlueSteps, and Candace Johnson of Global Board Ready Women (GBRW), co-hosted a luncheon to celebrate the tremendous success of their joint commitment to increase the number of women on boards worldwide. This intimate event brought together an impressive group of global leaders actively supporting […]