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Great success of participation in the seminar "Women in contemporary african society" organized by the city of Abidjan

The seminar "Women in contemporary african society", organized by Abidjan’s Antenna of the Metropolis Women International Network of Metropolis, was held in Abidjan (Ivory Coast), from 24th to 27th July 2012. 500 women representatives from local government around 21 countries in Africa have participated in this seminar and have had the opportunity to share their experiences to face new challenges in environment, governance, sustainability and innovation areas.

Metropolis celebrates International Women’s Day 2012 at the UN Headquarters in New York. Dilma Rousseff recognised for her work on women’s rights

The UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, delivered a welcome address to over one thousand attendees at the 56th session of the Commission on the Status of Women on International Women’s Day 2012.

1st Metropolis Asian Women’s Network Forum Hold in Seoul

The Seoul Metropolitan Government  hold, during 26-27 September 2011, the First Metropolis Asian Women’s Network Forum under the theme of “Women in Asian Cities: Crisis, Agency and Change” at the international conference hall of the Foundation Women and Family.