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Women’s Economic Empowerment Global Summit

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‘Drivers of Change’, the Women’s Economic Empowerment Global Summit (WEEGS) will take forward important conversations on women advancement and empowerment in both economic and professional domains, in its upcoming second edition to be held in December in Sharjah, UAE. More than 1,000 participants are expected. They will discuss issues related to women’s empowerment and gender equity with advocates, governmental, non-governmental and private sector representatives, and academics, who can influence global policies, inform grassroot actions, boost women’s career prospects and advocate the formation of inclusive work ecosystems.
The theme, ‘Drivers of Change’, reflects the summit’s dedication to bolstering discussions with international decision-makers, developing current strategies, potential opportunities and case studies that enhance equitable opportunities for women.The summit will highlight the importance of reviewing legislation, internal regulations and policies of government and private entities.