Millennial Women Face Shopping Challenge Due to Pandemic, Environment

Many millennial women say they don’t know where to shop now, especially for items like work clothes. Whereas Gen Z still relies on fast-fashion, millennials are trying to shop more sustainably.  “Now, I think people are looking for better options instead of more,” stylist Liz Teich said. LoadingSomething is loading.Continue Reading

The Taliban has barred women from attending classes or working at Kabul University 'until an Islamic environment is created' (pictured, women attend a pro-Taliban program at Kabul University on September 11)

The Taliban has barred women from attending classes or working at Kabul University ‘until an Islamic environment is created’.    Taliban-appointed university chancellor Mohammad Ashraf Ghairat announced the news on Twitter today, in the latest move threatening women’s rights in Afghanistan. ‘I give you my words as chancellor of Kabul University,’ GhairatContinue Reading

Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator Celebrates Second Anniversary by Announcing Impactful Initiatives to Drive Change for Women Entrepreneurs

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator (WEA), a strategic multi-partnership initiative established by five UN agencies and Mary Kay Inc., is today celebrating its second-year anniversary by announcing progress on several programmes designed to impact 5 million women around the world by 2030. The programmes and knowledge products, which furtherContinue Reading

Tech4Dev Launches Empowerment Scheme for Women

By Modupe Gbadeyanka In 2020, the 11 electricity distribution (DisCos) operating in Nigeria recorded aggregate technical, commercial and collection (ATC&C) losses of 51 per cent, higher than 45 per cent in 2019. The rise in ATC&C losses was largely due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, a report byContinue Reading

Channel Asia Women in ICT Awards: and the winners are...

Credit: Channel Asia / IDG Channel Asia is proud to announce the winners of the new-look Women in ICT Awards (WIICTA), honouring female excellence within the technology channel following an industry-defining celebration across Southeast Asia. Played out virtually in front of more than 520 attendees — the largest audience forContinue Reading