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  • Art exhibition to showcase rich cross-continental dialogues around black femininity

    Art exhibition to showcase rich cross-continental dialogues around black femininity

    July 15th, 2021 (London, England): HOFA Gallery and ADA \ contemporary art gallery (Accra, Ghana) are set to premiere an all-female group exhibition titled ‘Mother of Mankind’ which showcases the rich cross-continental dialogues around the subject of black femininity; how it is created, perceived, and deconstructed through art. On view from...
  • P@SHA report advocates infrastructural, diversity frameworks for Pakistani IT Companies

    P@SHA report advocates infrastructural, diversity frameworks for Pakistani IT Companies

    Karachi (Pakistan): P@SHA released D&I, ‘Diversity and Inclusion Framework: for Pakistani IT Companies’. P@SHA/PASHA is a functional trade body and registered association for the IT industry in Pakistan, primarily to promote and develop the software and services industry in Pakistan and to protect the rights of its members. According...
  • HER ALLIES A Practical Toolkit to Help Men Lead Through Advocacy

    Archna Sharma, publisher at Neem Tree Press is excited to be publishing this highly topical book on male allyship by Hira Ali https://advancingyourpotential.com/. As the https://www.everyonesinvited.uk/ project, regular reported assaults on women and very visible and thick glass ceilings demonstrate, simply wishing for gender equality is not enough. HER...
  • Accelerating Female-led Business to the Next Level with CWPEC 2021

    Accelerating Female-led Business to the Next Level with CWPEC 2021

    July 13th, 2021, Lahore (Pakistan): Acclaimed community Connected Women Pakistan (CWP) announced the launch of its signature venture ‘Connected Women Pakistan Entrepreneurship Challenge (CWPEC) 2021’ on July 5th, 2021. The application form is now live and being shared in different communities and platforms with the applications being closed on...
  • Women in Alternative Dispute Resolution Network Launched

    Women in Alternative Dispute Resolution Network Launched

    June 30th, 2021 (Lahore, Pakistan): The ADR Initiative and Women in Law Initiative Pakistan jointly held a ‘meet and greet’ session for female lawyers/students interested in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) on Saturday, 26th June 2021. In-house experts and team of ADR gave a brief overview of what ADR practice...
  • World Economic Forum Launches Coalition to Tackle Harmful Online Content

    World Economic Forum Launches Coalition to Tackle Harmful Online Content

    Leaders in Australia, the UK, Indonesia, Ukraine, Bangladesh, Singapore and other public and private sector members have come together to collaborate and share best practices to reduce the spread of child sexual exploitation and abuse online, violent extremist and terrorist content, and health misinformation New report by the Forum...
  • WHO issues first global report on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in health and six guiding principles for its design and use

    WHO issues first global report on Artificial Intelligence (AI) in health and six guiding principles for its design and use

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) holds great promise for improving the delivery of healthcare and medicine worldwide, but only if ethics and human rights are put at the heart of its design, deployment, and use, according to new WHO guidance published today. The report, Ethics and governance of artificial intelligence for health, is...
  • Leaders Summit Calls For Sustainable Recovery

    Leaders Summit Calls For Sustainable Recovery

    More than 20,000 business leaders joined Heads of State, civil society leaders and UN Chiefs to call for increased corporate ambition to accelerate progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 and net-zero by 2050 during extraordinary Leaders Summit.   UNITED NATIONS, New York, USA: UN Secretary-General António Guterres...
  • The Big Heart Foundation Highlights Non-profits impacting vulnerable groups of refugees

    The Big Heart Foundation Highlights Non-profits Impacting Vulnerable Groups of Refugees

    At a virtual panel discussion organized by The Big Heart Foundation in collaboration with UNHCR as a follow-up to the fifth Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support The three non-profits, RefuSHE, INARA and The Lotus Flower, were awarded a special AED 1.1 million grant instituted by TBHF-NAMA...