KSU Launches Expo to Celebrate Maltese Women

 

KSU is proud to launch an event to commemorate and celebrate Women’s Day.

The Celebration of Women Expo will take place between the 8th and 10th of March at The Grand Hotel Excelsior. During the Expo, a number of female-created projects will be exhibited to the public together with visual testimonials.  There will also be panel discussions taking place throughout.

Every day, speakers and panel members will discuss different topics such as women in leadership roles, women in the media, gender stereotypes, norms and gender mainstreaming.

 

 

8th March : Women in Leadership: Achieving an Equal Future in a COVID-19 World 

Rebekah Cilia (Engineer/PN Candidate)

Hon. Claudette Buttigieg (MP/Deputy Speaker)

Cecilia Attard Pirotta (Ambassador for Women, Peace and Security)

H.E Marie Louise Coleiro Preca (Former President)

 

 

9th March: Media and the Image of Women 

Sarah Demicoli (Law student/Swimmer)

Kristina Chetcuti (Journalist)

Rachel Cachia (CEO OF VSQAURED)

 

 

10th March: Women in 2021: Stereotypes, Norms & Mainstreaming

Dr. Joanna Delia (Doctor/Founder of People & Skin)

Sue Caruana (Aesthetician/Business Owner)

Erika Spiteri Bailey (Engineering Student)

Dr. Marcelline Naudi (Lecturer/Activist)

Karly Naudi (Transgender Activist/HR & Marketing Manager)

 

The Expo will deal with the challenges that women face, proposing gender-sensitive solutions and expertise to address matters that relate to women’s lived experience.
The ultimate aim of the Expo is to celebrate Maltese women who have defied gender stereotypes and norms and who have cemented themselves as experts and pioneers in their respective fields. Entry to the Expo is free of charge.

Interested attendees may find the event on Facebook through the link: https://fb.me/e/ecSPW2o5D

Those who would like to RSVP may do so by filling in the form on: https://forms.gle/vsk2ZCDydVmrYYP16

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