zurich (reuters) – correct spelling rometty ginni)
the world economic forum (wef) in davos in january 2018 will be chaired solely by women, announced on monday a spokesman for the world economic forum (wef).
among them, the director of the international monetary fund as christine lagarde, the first norwegian minister erna solberg and general manager of ibm ginni rometty.
the director general of the italian physicist engie. kocher, and director general of cern (european organization for nuclear research), fabiola gioanotti, founder of the rural cooperative bank for women, mann deshi, chetna sinha, and the secretary general of the international trade union confederation (ituc), sharan burrow will be the event that over four days, from 23 to 26 january.
the co chairs will be responsible for defining the free program and to lead the discussions.
the davos forum is often criticised for not providing enough room for women.
the 48th conference in davos’s goal is “to explore the roots of multiple fractures in political, economic and social aspects of the world” and “pragmatic solutions” to deal with it.
(neghaiwi brenna hughes, jean stephane provides for service in french)
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