Did you know Malaysia is currently the chairman of ASEAN 2015? This piece of news came into my inbox recently with an upcoming Asean Conference on Women In Politics #WIPKL2015 in the note. Happening this 16th and 17th October 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, the title for the conference is “ASEAN Conference On Women In Politics: Promoting Representation Through Connectivity and Innovation”. I've been entrusted with a small favour to share this via my site.
|Asean Conference on Women In Politics #WIPKL2015 (www.asean-wip.org)|
Participants will comprise of politicians and representatives from ASEAN and Dialogue Partners. WIPKL 2015 will be officiated by The Chairman of ASEAN 2015, Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Mohd Najib Tun Abdul Razak on the 17th October 2015. With the rice of more and more women in politics worldwide, ASEAN too has seen more empowerment to women leaders, and this is a great sign.
|Happening this 17th October 2015, 8.30am|
Asean Conference on Women In Politics #WIPKL2015
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As we are nearing to the establishment of the ASEAN Community by the end of this year, the Conference strives to build a political network for ASEAN women who are involved in politics as well as urging for greater participation of women in decision making positions and in the electoral processes through connectivity and innovation.
-quoted from source: http://www.asean-wip.org/wipkl2015/
|Some of the prominent speakers this coming WIPKL2015|
One of the objective of this upcoming Asean Conference on Women In Politics KL (WIPKL) is also to share best practices, challenges and to develop regional commitment in efforts to increase women representation in politics through connectivity and innovation. Recommendations are to ASEAN leaders, political parties and policymakers to work together towards increasing the representation of women in politics through connectivity and innovation.
|Check WIPKL out on www.asean-wip.org now|
For those interested to join in the #WIPKL2015 sessions, do make yourself available this 17th October 2015 at PWTC Kuala Lumpur as the registration counter opens as early as 7.30am. More information can be obtained from the various social media channels as well as their official site at www.asean-wip.org. You can contact theirperson in charge directly too, either Ms. Suhaila Safrizal or Mr. Firdaus Idris at +603-4045 6966. See you there.