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29 July 2012
5th edition of the The Global Innovation Index (GII) co-published by INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO, a specialized agency of the United Nations)
6 March 2012
WIL’s initiative towards promoting a better female representation in companies is a compilation of examples of programmes and initiatives supporting women in leadership...
14 February 2012
In the context of Orange’s policy of women's access to responsibilities and as part of its action to fight gender stereotypes, Orange is running a new campaign on parenting responsibilities, promoting paternity leave.
30 November 2011
Sysdoc, the company of WIL Board member Katherine Corich, has been presented as a best practice for creating a gender-friendly working environment in a book written by Dr Sarah Rutherford: New Book – Women’s Work Men’s Culture - Overcoming Resistance and Changing Organisational Cultures. Her work has also been profiled in a top newspaper in New-Zealand, one of the five countries where her business is running.
08 November 2010 - Barcelona
Although many researches from the past few years looked at the reasons behind the leaky pipeline of women in ICT, the reality is that women are still a diminishing minority in ICT professions.
22 October 2010
WIL Board members were recognized for their work in the European Parliament at the MEP Awards Gala 2010 organized by the Parliament Magazine.
15 August 2010 - France
French economic newspaper La Tribune recently launched an award recognizing women shaping the French business environment. WIL is honoured to have two outstanding members selected by La Tribune.Out of the 42 candidates, fifteen successful women will be distinguished for their successes and will be profiled in the September editions of the newspaper, before the jury and the public make their final choices.
09 June 2010
Katherine Corich’s company, Sysdoc won a well-deserved award for having created a work culture embracing flexibility, championed from the very top of the organization.
02 April 2010
Sensationnelles 2010 is a public campaign comprising 5 video interviews of exceptional women, either scientists or champions of women in science and research, launched by the French TV channel TV5 Monde (equivalent of BBC World)...
16 September 2009
During a terrific 8 years as CEO of FRENDS Technology, a growing Finnish software company specialized in business process integration, Aino-Maija managed to both transform it organizationally and to shift its technology focus.
02 June 2009
Avivah Wittenberg-Cox is an advocate of gender balanced management, as co-author of the book “Why Women Mean Business: Understanding the Emergence of Our Next Economic Revolution” and CEO of a gender-consultancy firm, 20-First.
18 February 2009
Sheetal Mehta launched the Shivia Microfinance program for giving access to funds for micro businesses to people with a low income.