AIWF Activities 2013

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“The fact that women continue to trail men in formal labour force participation, access to credit, entrepreneurship rates, and in the income they generate is not only not fair, it is also not smart economics”

-Mr Robert Zoellick, President The World Bank

AIWF Conference, Washington DC, USA , June 2008

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AIWF Get-Together and Reception Hosted by Fattal Group in cooperation with PwC- Beirut Lebanon

September 24, 2014

The Arab International Women’s Forum was delighted to welcome AIWF Lebanese Chapter Members, Partners and key contacts to a first Get-Together and Reception held in cooperation with PwC and generously hosted by Fattal Group at it’s Beirut Headquarters on Thursday 24 September 2014.

The special occasion brought together close to 100 guests representing government, business, academia, international organisations and civil society to foster wider opportunities for cooperation in the Arab world and internationally.

Mrs Haifa Al Kaylani, Founder Chairman AIWF, acknowledged the valued support of Ms Caroline Fattal Fakhoury, AIWF Member who in her important role as Board Member, Fattal Group had initiated the event and thanked Mr Khalil Fattal, Chairman for the warm welcome and kind hospitality extended to the Arab International Women’s Forum. Mrs Al Kaylani commended Fattal Group on its unique pioneering history that spanned across the region which invested in core values and culture and that moreover had been empowering talented women and encouraging their pivotal role in MENA societies for more than over a century ago.

The occasion was also supported by AIWF Global Partners PwC and Mrs Haifa Al Kaylani thanked Mr Camille Sifri, Country Senior Partner, PwC for all continued close collaboration in order to ensure that women and young people have the valuable opportunity to contribute to and share in the economic growth in the region

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Get Together at Fattal Hq

L to R Mr Khalil Fattal, Chairman, Fattal Group and Mrs Haifa Al Kaylani, Chairman, Arab International Women’s Forum greeting guests