October2020

  • Ananke, UAE-based Digital Platform, To Host First Ever Digital Girl Summit in the Middle East & Subcontinent

    Ananke To Host First Ever Digital Girl Summit in the Middle East & Subcontinent

    October 20th, 2020. Dubai (UAE): The youth is an unstoppable force leading positive social change globally. Making up half of this population, girls are amazing agents of change within their communities and beyond. Observing #DayOfTheGirl in the month of October, Ananke is organizing a digital event  The Girl Summit...
  • Every Girl is Ada

    From the 10th-17th October 2020, Teens In AI ran their annual Ada Lovelace Hackathon in recognition of Ada Lovelace Day. This exciting event brought together students from all around the globe to develop innovative AI solutions to the most pressing healthcare and societal challenges facing the planet. Attracting 130...
  • Girls’ Rights, Gender Equity Takes Centre Stage

    Girls’ Rights, Gender Equity Take Centre Stage

    October 12th, 2020, Sharjah (UAE): Female leaders in gender advocacy and women empowerment from the Middle East have met  on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly to reflect on how girls’ education and economic empowerment in the region have been impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic, and  talk about...
  • Educating Women Around the World

    ‘Changing the Course of Society By Educating Women’

    October 7th, 2020, Sharjah (UAE): Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of His Highness the Ruler of Sharjah, Eminent Advocate for Refugee Children at the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), and Chairperson of The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF) has called on the international community...