WE-FI Mena Regional Forum and the Global Women’s Forum

February 16-17, 2020 || Dubai

On February, Global Compact Network Lebanon (GCNL)’s Executive Director Mrs. Dina Harake and Programs Manager Ms. Bruna Elias traveled to Dubai to attend the WE-FI Mena regional forum and the Global Women’s Forum (second edition)

The forum was organized by the African Development Bank, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Islamic Development Bank, the World Bank Group and the International Finance Corporation. 

Building on the theme ‘The Power of Influence’, the GWFD 2020 offered a global platform to influence policies and foster partnerships that further women’s positive impact.

The Forum discussions inspired dialogues on the role of women across four main areas:

  • Government
  • Economy
  • Society
  • Future

The Forum engaged over 3,000 attendees, including global leaders, experts, academics, entrepreneurs and students. 

To read more about the forum, visit this page.

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