Feminism

WGW: Critique on the World Bank Report 2012 on Gender and Development

On the 4th of July, the AKU Working Group for Women held a seminar discussing and critiquing the World Bank annual report 2012 on Gender and Development. It was a limited event, with about 30 people in total, including some prominent feminists and economists. The meeting was divided into three sections, corresponding to the report’s… Continue reading WGW: Critique on the World Bank Report 2012 on Gender and Development

Feminism

International Women’s Day Seminar: Women Empowerment

So I attended a seminar today at Aga Khan University celebrating International Women’s Day. It was called Women Empowerment: Connecting Women : Inspiring Futures.  Like previous seminars that I have attended and enjoyed, I took notes and will be summarising the speakers’ speeches (or my impressions of what they said – not quite the same… Continue reading International Women’s Day Seminar: Women Empowerment