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 - Other materials by the author

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. 

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Type of Content: 
Learning Event


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