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When Virtual Pakhtun Hujra on social media turned into Real one

Had heard and studied enough about the Pashtun cultural and traditional public or elder gathering point is called Hujra that’s in real an institution or a kind of judicial system where the day to day affairs are discussed in the circle of kot with pillows on it loaded with old age and youths. 886 more words

Why Women Need Sponsors

The discussion of sponsorship versus mentorship is being highlighted once again. Its an important concept in itself to distinguish particularly if:

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Gender inequality is costing the world $28 trillion

A new report quantifies what enlightened employers have long known: gender parity in the workforce has enormous value.

A new study from the McKinsey Global Institute… 152 more words

Deutsche Bank had a forum on women in business and called it "Men Matter"

Deutsche Bank has been holding its annual conference on Women in Business for 20 years and a related forum in Asia for five, but this year executives at the German finance house picked a theme that surprised many of those following the event on social media: they made it about men. 527 more words

CAAWS: Fuelling Women Champions Survey

CAAWS (Canadian Association for the Advancement of Women and Sport and Physical Activity) is a “national non-profit organization dedicated to creating an equitable sport and physical activity system in which girls and women are actively engaged as participants and leaders. 264 more words


Same same, but different: what can we learn from gender ratios between disciplines?

I have always been passionate about gender equity in all aspects of life, and particularly in science. I started my scientific career with a PhD in astrophysics and then moved to a medical research institute. 826 more words

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Last Wednesday was a historic day – so remember it: September 16th, 2015. This was the day the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Pilot of the Athena SWAN program was launched at Parliament House in Canberra. 1,066 more words

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