Astana to host Global Women Congress


Astana to host Global Women CongressThe Global Women Congress  will be held within the VI Astana Economic Forum on May 22 in Astana.

The Global Women Congress aims to bring together women – scientists, economists and practitioners, representatives of government agencies, business, civil society and international organizations to discuss and find the optimal solutions of socio-economic, legal, cultural and gender issues in the development of the countries of Central Asia, Europe, and Kazakhstan in particular.

“The political and civic leadership of women: Realities and Opportunities”, “Opportunities for women’s potential in the economic sphere”, “Social modernization of society – a policy to improve the quality of life” are the main topics for discussion.

The discussion will be attended and made presentations by female heads of international organizations, representatives of national and commercial banks, investment companies and financial institutions, well-known names in the business and political environment in the various countries of the world.

It is expected that 500 representatives of national and international women’s organizations and politicians will visit Congress.

The initiators and organizers of the Congress are the Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce and “Nomad Media Group” LLP, in a strategic partnership with the Government, the National Commission for Women, Family and Demographic Policy under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Eurasian Economic Club of Scientists.