5th Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles Event, Inclusion: Strategy for Change

Posted on February 26, 2013 by youngbpwi in BPW International, News from around the world

On 6 March, the UN Global Compact and UN Women will host the 5th Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles Event, Inclusion: Strategy for Change, in New York City.   We are pleased to inform you that the event will be webcast live at the following link: www.livestream.com/weprinciples Key speakers include:

  • His Excellency Mr. Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General

  • Mme. Michelle Bachelet, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director, UN Women
  • Ms. Elizabeth Broderick, Sex Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission
  • Ms. Sung-joo Kim, Founder, Chief Executive Office and Chairwoman, Sungjoo Group and Chairwoman, MCM Holdings

The webcast is linked to social media outlets (Facebook and Twitter) and has a chat function, enabling those watching to interact with the event.

We also encourage you to help amplify the messages of the Women’s Empowerment Principles and the 5th Annual Event via social media channels. Below you will findrelevant links and accounts. In addition, the attached document provides sample tweets highlighting key speakers by country.

Relevant Links
Website and agenda: http://weprinciples.unglobalcompact.org/Site/MediaInformation (Short url – http://goo.gl/Dxeby)

Live webcast: http://www.livestream.com/weprinciples

Follow on Twitter: @WEPrinciples #strategy4change #WEPs Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/WEPrinciples


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