23 May 2016 Current Affairs GK: The ALL Ladies League (ALL) organised the Women Economic Forum (WEF) from May 16-21, 2016 in New Delhi, India
Theme : “Women: Uplifting and Uniting the World”
Participants : 1500 women from 75 countries; the largest such gathering of diverse women from the world over
Sessions : 408 sessions on 28 themes like business, technology, entrepreneurship, industry, health, travel, spirituality, peace, diplomacy, security, conflict resolution, personal leadership, innovation, research etc.
Goal : Energize women’s entrepreneurship and leadership
Objectives : Women Economic Forum is to exponentially enhance women’s economic progression and leadership skills and to become active change agents in all spheres of self and society.
Women Economic Forum (WEF) 2016 : WEF is a mega marquee global event hosted by ALL Ladies League (ALL) the world’s largest league of women. It’s an all-inclusive global community with over 20,000 members, 450 global chapters, spanning 75 countries.
The goal of the Women Economic Forum is that all women through learning, education, togetherness and partnerships can make themselves completely economically independent, dependent on no one but themselves for their wellbeing and survival, providing freedom from any abuse or oppression advancing the progression of their personal and professional growth.
The WEF 2016 agenda encompasses a broad scope of 28 themes, shared within 408 sessions. Themes include global business development, technology, entrepreneurship, fashion and lifestyle, music and arts, health and fitness, travel, peace and spirituality, diplomacy, security, conflict resolution, personal leadership, innovation, social empowerment, startups and more! WEF invites women entrepreneurs from France to share their business expertise or their message or cause as a speaker, panelist or moderator in any of these themes.