Gender Equality, Leadership, and Journalism

Event: ADB Gender Month 2017 Celebration

Gender Equality, Leadership, and Journalism

16 March 2017
Author / Speaker: 
Armie Jarin-Bennett, CNN Philippines
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Description: 

Armie Jarin-Bennett, president of CNN Philippines, speaks about her experiences as a female journalist and how gender-related stereotyping and expectations have presented challenges throughout her career. This year's ADB's Distinguished Gender Month Speaker says mentoring is important in empowering women, and notes that dismantling gender stereotypes remains a challenge. 

Geographical Focus: 
Philippines
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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