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Remarks at the Opening Ceremonies of the Global Summit of Women 2017

GLOBAL SUMMIT OF WOMEN Tokyo, Japan, 11 May 2017 May All The Best Women Win Maria Leonor Gerona-Robredo Vice President of the Philippines Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh of Vietnam, GSW President Irene Natividad, GSW Japan Host Committee Chair Noriko Nakamura, Outgoing Host Committee Chair Henrika Boknyars, local and international delegates to the GSW 2017, honored guests, ladies and the few brave [...]
WomenBizPH Members honored at the 2017 Go Negosyo Inspiring Filipina Entrepreneurs

WomenBizPH Members honored at the 2017 Go Negosyo Inspiring Filipina Entrepreneurs

A Celebration for Women as Catalysts for Change  March 30, 2017—In celebration of International Women’s Month women from across the Philippines flocked the Malacañang palace, in a display of support for Filipina entrepreneurs who were recognized for being catalysts  for change and progress in the Go Negosyo Inspiring Filipina Entrepreneurs Awards 2017. Recipients in the category of ” [...]

Messages from His Holiness, Pope Francis

Last 13 January 2017, Ambassador Delia Domingo-Albert, honorary member of WomenBiz, was one of the 50 invitees of the Vatican and the Global Foundation of Australia to participate in the discussion on how to achieve the 17 U.N. Sustainable Development Goals.  She was a panelist on Goal Number 5 “Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” where she presented the Philippines performance [...]

DTI supports Women in Tech meet in Manila

In line with the celebrations for the International Women’s Month in March, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) together with the ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs’ Network (AWEN) will bring together women from ASEAN member states for a conference focused on Technology and Innovation. The Steering Committee is composed of representatives from the DTI, Philippine Commission on Women (PCW), Department [...]

The Global Summit of Women President shares her Networking Power with WomenBizPH

In today’s connected society, we are defined by what we say, what we do, and what we know. As in the real world, social capital is now the measure of one’s standing in the community whether in business, in social circles, or in the digital world. Building and nurturing a network is one of the most powerful tools you must acquire  to support your career and  advance  toward your goals. Last [...]

The value of networking for business

from by Chit U. Juan People ask me why I’ve been attending summits and conferences ad libitum, maybe for about eight years now. More specifically, most of the meetings I attend are women’s summits or women-centric business conferences. And there are quite a few happening annually and biannually. For the annual ones, I have attended the Global Summit of Women (GSW, [...]

WomenbizPH Trustee elected as FINEX President

Atty. Benedicta Du-Baladad, BDB Law’s Managing Partner & CEO, is elected as the President of the Financial Executives of the Philippines (FINEX) for 2017. She will be the 45th President of the association since it was organized in 1968. The Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) is a non-stock, non-profit, non-political organization, which was registered with the Securities [...]

Womenbiz Trustee, Monette Iturralde-Hamlin recognized by IABC CEO Excel Awards

from The heart of excellence in leadership After more than three decades of unparalleled excellence, service, and dedication to her craft, TeamAsia President and Founder Monette Iturralde-Hamlin has been recognized by the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Philippines as one of the recipients of this year’s Communication Excellence in Organization (CEO Excel) [...]

Inspiring women

An afternoon with three women who have challenged status quo, disrupted the usual and transformed lives.  The WomenbizPH, the country’s pioneer organization in policy advocacy for empowering women in business, has again inspired women in its periodic mentoring event called W2W or Women Mentoring Women held last Oct 21, 2016 at Dusit Makati Hotel. The line up was impressive: Khun Suphajee Suthumpun, [...]

Women’s Business Alliance Formed

A network of women in business recently formed an umbrella group to better push for policy advocacy and joint programs in preparation for the ASEAN meeting next year which is hosted by the Philippines. Called Philippine Women’s Economic Network or (PhilWEN), it is inspired by successful coalitions of women groups espousing the same or similar advocacy for women economic empowerment. The group will [...]
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