Virtual Forums

With the aim of contributing and enriching the conversation, the OAS will organize virtual forums, in the form of round tables and webinars, with the participation of international experts on all the topics that the Portal proposes to carry out brainstorming around them. and inclusive discussions. On this page you will find the calendar of upcoming events and the videos of the events already held.

Webinar: How to reduce the gender gap and increase the leadership of women in economic development and regional competitiveness

  • 10/28/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Event date: 10/28/2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Export event

Persons in charge of the presentations:

Alejandra Mora Mora, Executive Secretary of the Inter-American Commission of Women, Organization of American States (CIM/OAS)
Mercedes D’Alessandro, National Director of Economy, Equality and Gender of Argentina. PHD in Economics from the University of Buenos Aires.
Ana María Tribín, Public policy specialist at UNDP-LAC. PhD in Economics from Brown University.
Ricardo Ernst, Executive Director, Latin America Leadership Program, Georgetown University.

This online event is aimed at people in decision-making spaces, representatives of the States and the public sector, as well as the private sector, as well as the general public. Together with specialists in economy and gender, this webinar will address the challenges of the region in the face of this crisis, ensuring the reintegration of women in the labor market in the economic reactivation, as well as continuing to encourage the leadership of women in decision-making after this pandemic, especially in the productive sector. The webinar is organized by the Inter-American Commission of Women (CIM/OAS) together with the Latin-American Leadership Program (LALP) of Georgetown University.