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Access to STEM Education and Infrastructure Careers for Women and Girls in New Zealand and the Pacific Islands - CSW63 Side Event
12 Mar 2019 -  There are low numbers of women accessing tertiary education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics worldwide. This means fewer women in Technology and Infrastructure careers.
This panel of experts from New Zealand will focus on successful case studies of programmes recruiting girls in New Zealand and the Pacific into STEM education and Infrastructure careers, the challenges to retain women, their progress to senior leadership in these sectors and how those barriers can be overcome to empower women.