CIPE Global http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/taxonomy/term/7381/all en Weekly Wire: the Global Forum http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/weekly-wire-global-forum-58 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><P><IMG height=120 alt="" hspace=0 src="http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere/files/publicsphere/medium_weekly_wire_photo_3.jpeg" width=120 align=left border=0>These are some of the views and reports relevant to our readers that caught our attention this week.</P> <P><STRONG>CIPE Global<BR></STRONG><A href="http://www.cipe.org/blog/?p=10754" target=_blank>20 Empowered Women that You Should Be Following on Twitter</A></P> <P>“Men are from Mars, women are from Venus – we’ve all heard that before.&nbsp; It’s no secret that the men and women are treated differently, but when it comes down to the heart of the matter, women are just as capable of success, if not more so, than their galactic counterparts.</P> <P>With International Women’s Day fast approaching, CIPE is highlighting ways to help the movement for women’s empowerment. CIPE’s programs approach women’s empowerment through institutional reform, economic and political empowerment, and working with partner organizations to look beyond financial assistance – by helping women build leadership and business skills, CIPE focuses on preparing women for participation, whether they’re running a business, advocating legislative reforms, or simply making the world a better place for taking care of their families.” <A href="http://www.cipe.org/blog/?p=10754" target=_blank>READ MORE</A></div></div></div> Thu, 08 Mar 2012 16:01:29 +0000 Kalliope Kokolis 5918 at http://blogs.worldbank.org/publicsphere