International Women's Day: Highest-paid actresses revealed
10 March, 2018, 01:36 | Author: Brian Mcdaniel
UN Women representative M Alison McLean making a presentation at the seminar organised for International Women's Day by WPortfolio in collaboration with the Bureau of Gender Affairs and the National Organisation of Women.
The celebrations were held under the theme: "Time is now: rural and urban activists transforming women's lives".
The current overall gender pay gap between men and women stands at 18 per cent, but in education it is even wider, at 27 per cent. At least 71% of human trafficking victims, according to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, are women and girls, who are usually sold into marriage or sexual slavery. But serious obstacles remain if we are to address the historic power imbalances that underpin discrimination and exploitation.
"We are four times more likely to tell a young girl to be careful then we are to tell a young boy". Cases like these are left out and are a cause of concern to the stakeholders' council.
"The InternationalWomen's Day is a critical calendar event that we should all embrace and abide by its ideals as Manicaland". Next month, they will host the WOW - Women of the World - one day Festival. "I am pleased to congratulate our strategic partner USAID, whose extended support in achieving the national targets through investment in various schemes of higher education complements the Government of Pakistan's efforts to provide equal opportunities and quality education to all citizens", he said. We are going to continue to change the world, in the brightest way! Sometimes society sidelines us, but that should not deter us as women. "And we all, each and every one of us, in our families, our communities, our work place and in our politics, we all have a role to play in pressing for change".
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To measure the world's progress toward gender equality, the World Economic Forum (WEF) created the Global Gender Gap Index a decade ago.
"We need to remove the barriers that stop women going into better paid, male-dominated professions, and we must improve pay for vital, but undervalued, jobs that are predominantly done by women", she said.
IWD has developed into a formally recognised day by the United Nations and is today celebrated around the world.
The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) is particularly pleased that this year's theme pays a special attention to rural women too.
In Germany, of 160 market-listed companies, women make up a mere 6.7 percent of the executive board, i.e. there are only 45 women on the executive board as opposed to 630 men.
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Danang is the city where 3,500 Marines landed in March 1965 as the first American ground troops in the Vietnam War . Washington normalized relations with Vietnam in 1995 and lifted an arms embargo in 2016.
In it, she rejected as "unacceptable" proposals from Brussels to keep customs union arrangements in Northern Ireland . The speech was as much about tone as it was about laying out Britain's negotiating position.
The former Union Minister, who is a senior Congress leader, said, "There is nothing to hide if I decide to join BJD". According to BJP sources Jaitely would be a party candidate from UP for Rajya Sabha.
He said that the new platform could be a Third Front or any other front and he will not mind being a part of the change. He pointed out that if the laws of the land don't allow development as in China, the laws must be changed.
North Korea also dropped its demand that South Korea and the U.S. cancel their joint military exercises scheduled for April. North Korea hasn't announced the summit agreement in its own media, more than a half-day after the South's announcement.
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The bill to ban assault weapons, including the AR-15 used in the school shooting, failed by a 20-to-17 vote. For 15 minutes, the Florida Senate was in favor of a two-year moratorium on sales of assault weapons.
All women crew to run Hyderabad's Vidyanagar MMTS station
Women employees are working in each and every field in SCR including Locopilot, Assistant Station Master, Security, commercial. She was assisted by loco pilot Trushna Joshi, and Shweta Hone took charge of guarding the train during the trip.
Oil prices sharpen losses after USA supply data
USA output is expected to surge beyond 11 million bpd by late 2018, surpassing current No. 1 producer Russian Federation . Last week, the American Petroleum Institute (API) reported a build of 933,000 barrels of crude oil.
Gov. Inslee signs nations first state net-neutrality bill
The preemption clause in the FCC's net neutrality repeal means Washington state may face legal challenges to the new law . But Hansen believes that the FCC relinquished its authority over net neutrality rules by rescinding them nationally.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel set to serve 4th term
Following the SPD's emphatic decision for a new partnership, Merkel is expected to launch her fourth government by mid-March. Party leaders say they expect a "yes" vote to the coalition deal they hammered out with Merkel and her allies.
India's Sharma hangs on to WGC Mexico lead
Sharma started the third round solidly with three birdies in the first six holes but was a mediocre one-over the rest of the way. Aphibarnrat, who's a 4-time victor on the European Tour , posted 1.583 putts per GIR and 2.287 SG: Putting with 24 total putts.
Lamar Jackson: I'm a quarterback, plain and simple
The Pittsburgh Steelers have met with the 2016 Heisman Trophy victor at the 2018 NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis . Long certainly isn't the only one who has questions about teams' analysis of Jackson's ability and potential.