“Gender equality is more than a goal in itself. It is a precondition for meeting the challenge of reducing poverty, promoting sustainable development and building good governance.” — Kofi Annan, former UN secretary-general
“Without women actively contributing to what’s built, we’ve seen that technology can be coded in a way that includes racial and gender bias.” – Priyanka Chopra, actress and tech investor
“In any given moment we have two options: to step forward into growth or step back into safety.” - American psychologist Abraham Maslow
“I cannot fall sick because then there would be no one to take care of her.” – Ms Lee, a caregiver who gave up her full-time job to look after her ailing mother