A panel discussion on diversity in the workplace

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Diversity and empowerment leads Unbound Bahrain

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The WEF’s Global Gender Gap Report 2018 stated that the MENA region remains the world’s least gender-equal region.

Thursday 07, March 2019 BY KUDAKWASHE MUZORIWA

World-class speakers at Unbound Bahrain have called for diversity and equality in the boardroom, giving insights into topics such as start-up ecosystem building, innovation culture as well as blockchain and artificial intelligence in corporate innovation.

Hadya Fathalla, the Executive Director of C5 Accelerate, said, “I always say do not give me a seat at the table because I am a woman. Give me a seat because I am the best person.”

Unbound provides regional and international entrepreneurs with unique networking opportunities and insights into the latest in tech innovation.

HE Khalid Al Rumaihi, the Chief Executive of Bahrain Economic Development Board, said that the region has woken up to start-up potential and Bahrain is going to become a leading hub for start-ups in the region.

 

TAGS : Unbound Bahrain, Diversity , Start-ups, equality

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