In honor of International Women’s Day, Al Shirawi’s HR Department joined together to host a gathering on March 7th 2013 to recognize and celebrate the history and achievement of women within the organization and in all the various sectors of business the company proudly serves.
Officiating at the reception, CEO of Al Shirawi’s ESG Group, Mr.Navin Valrani spoke about the values carried within the organization and the need to continue in addressing the group’s efforts in promoting gender equality.
“This is a day to celebrate women of all ages, races, cultures and ethnic traditions, and their contributions to our everyday lives,” said Ms.Medha Sukthankar, Asst. General Manager of Al Shirawi MEP. “It seeks to ensure women and men have equitable access to, and benefit from, society’s resources and opportunities,” she added.
Annually on 8th March, thousands of events are held throughout the world to inspire women and celebrate their achievements. A global network of rich and diverse local activity connects women from all around the world ranging from political rallies, corporate groups, government activities and networking events to recognize the women of the world for their achievements and to promote gender equality within our societies.