June 25, 2016
JustJobs Network’s Research Director Atisha Kumar, presented at the Building and Woodworker’s International (BWI) Union’s Global Women Leaders Conference in Kathmandu. The conference aimed to develop the capacity of young women leaders in playing an active role in the political, economic and policy discussions within their unions and the BWI. In addition to union leaders, the event was attended by the Head of the Frederich Ebert Etiftung in Nepal, Mr. Dev Raj Dehal, and Mr. Surendra Prasad Chaudhary, Member of Parliament, Nepal. The presentation and subsequent discussion focused on trends in the global economy and their impacts on women workers.