We Need More Women in Tech

By Zara H. Ferjani Woman are increasingly making headway in leadership positions from business to law. One of the last areas that has come under the spotlight in recent years is Science, Technology, Engineering, and Maths (STEM).

My life as a girl in education: Learning equals power

By: Olivia (Lily) Campbell-Lamerton The more she knows, the more power she has. The more power she has, the more she can control. The more she can control, the more she becomes the master of her own

No Women Empowerement without Security

The Ongoing security challenges for Women in Iraq By Raya Abu Gulal, Lawyer and Co-Founder Women Lawyers Group-Middle East Women in Iraq continue to face growing security challenges due to structural changes within country, a general shift

‘A Moment in Time’ RIP Zaha Hadid

Nina’s Team and its publishers; the PSDC received the news of Zaha Haidd’s passing away with great sadness. Ms. Hadid was probably the greatest female architect in today’s world and as a tribute to her we are

The Power of Networking

By: Alexandra Botescu What is Networking? Networking is creating and nurturing professional relationships. Networking allows you to learn about different industries, careers, organisations and job opportunities. Networking plays a key role in career advancement. Being smart and

Women in sport are changing the world: but the job’s not finished yet

By: Olivia (Lily) Campbell-Lamerton It is certainly not the political activist, the Nobel Peace Prize Winner, the scientist or the Business woman who has changed the world any more than the female professional athlete. Female athletes, in

Empowering Women with Micro Finance: Evidence of Economic Development and Cultural Change from Bangladesh

By Nasheeta Sarwar In recent years, governmental and non-governmental organisations in many low income countries have introduced credit programs aimed at poverty reduction and alleviation. Many of these programs specifically target women in developing countries, based on

Since When is Management Consulting a Real Job? – Part II

By Gergely Lodinsky (management consultant for Accenture with over 3 years of experience) So you’ve already decided to apply for a role in management consulting but aren’t sure where or how to apply? This article aims to help

Can You help close the gender gap?

By Oana Emma Voinea ‘She’ leads to ‘We’: Can You help close the gender gap? It was Mahatma Ghandi who said “be the change you want to see in the world”, words that are often quoted and

Since When Is Management Consulting a Real Job? A Brief Overview in 2 Parts

By Gergely Lodinsky Never since the days of alchemy has a profession drawn as much fascination, mystery and, at times, derision as management consulting. “Since when is management consulting a real job?” asks a character in the popular