Last week, TWF organised a Tech Challenge Day at the Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong (THEi) to celebrate the achievements of the secondary school girls who completed our Girls Go Tech programme this year.
Hello from London where I had the opportunity last week to catch up with Madeline Di Nonno, the dynamic CEO of the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media and our 2015 TWF Gala keynote speaker.
At TWF, many of our programmes encourage men to actively support women’s advancement in the workplace. But let’s not forget the critical role that men can play at home, as supportive spouses and involved fathers.
As an organisation that has both been in the forefront of the HeforShe movement and also championing women on boards through our association with the 30% Club, we have been watching closely the recent shenanigans at Uber that led to David Bonderman resigning from the board for an ill-judged remark that stereotyped women as talking too much.