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Women Empowerment
2017 Feb 12 Sun, 11:50:09 am

UN Secretary-General message on International Day of Women and Girls in Science

NEW YORK, 12th February, 2017 (WAM) -- On the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, marked annually on 11th February, the UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres, said that science and gender equality are both vital for the achievement of the internationally agreed development goals, including the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. He said that on this International Day, he urged commitment to end bias, to create greater investments in science, technology, engineering and math education, STEM, for all women and girls, as well as...