February2021

  • ZUKA Books Release The Burning Champa

    ZUKA Books Release The Burning Champa

    February 20th, 2021, Lahore (Pakistan): ZUKA BOOKS, a Lahore based publishing house, is immensely delighted to release its third publication titled ‘The Burning Champa’, a poetry book written by Zahra Hameed. Zuka Books was established in 2020 and released its first title ‘Pakistan: A Fashionable History’ in the same...
  • Chronicling Violence

    Chronicling Violence

    Meera Dalal, 25, took her own life after suffering physical and emotional abuse at the hands of an ex-boyfriend Her mother Daksha Dalal has written a book that explores what happened to her daughter, and sheds light on domestic violence, psychological abuse, depression, loss, and suicide awareness. The book...
  • QuickStart offers its data science boot camp for free to a select few graduates of CodeGirls.

    CodeGirls and QuickStart – A Collaboration for including more Women in Data Science! 

    February 11, 2021, Karachi (Pakistan): QuickStart joined hands with CodeGirls to empower women in technology by giving them free access to its Data Science Master Bootcamp. The boot camp provides job-ready training in the field of data science and the courses are led by renowned experts in the field....
  • Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special concludes with insightful discussions on the role of women and the youth

    Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special concludes with insightful discussions on the role of women and the youth

    February 10th, 2021, Dubai (UAE): Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, held under the patronage of the UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, successfully wrapped up its Digital Special today in the midst of high-level officials, professionals from the breakbulk and project cargo...
  • Tech Mahindra Included In 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year

    Tech Mahindra Included In 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for Second Consecutive Year

    February 10th, 2021, New Delhi (India): Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services and solutions, today announced that it has been included in 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the second consecutive year. Tech Mahindra is amongst the 7 Indian companies to be...
  • Driving Gender Parity in Finance

    Driving Gender Parity in Finance

    Tell us a little bit about yourself and the journey that led you to ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)?  Accounting is in my blood. My father was an ACCA member and ran a successful accounting practice in the UK, providing professional financial services to a variety of clients who...
  • Ananke Announces Literature Festival Celebrating Inclusion

    Ananke Announces Literature Festival Celebrating Inclusion

    February 7th, 2021, Dubai (UAE): Ananke, a digital platform, empowering women through awareness, advocacy and education, has announced the Women in Literature Festival 2021, planned to be held in the month of March. The Festival is a celebration of the literary genius, creative journeys and lived artistic experiences of...
  • Regional Climate Weeks to Drive Forward Climate Action in 2021 and 2022

    Regional Climate Weeks to Drive Forward Climate Action in 2021 and 2022

    February  1st, 2021, (UN Climate Change News): The UN Climate Change Secretariat today announced Regional Climate Weeks in 2021 and 2022, key meetings that will help build regional momentum for the annual UN Climate Change Conferences and drive forward regional implementation of the Paris Climate Change Agreement. The Regional Climate...
  • Schneider Electric included in Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for fourth consecutive year

    Schneider Electric included in Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for fourth consecutive year

    Schneider Electric’s strong performance highlights its commitment to gender equality and ensuring its employees have equal opportunities everywhere. February 1st, 2021, Rueil-Malmaison (France): Schneider Electric, the global leader in the digital transformation ofenergy management and automation, has been included in the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the fourth...