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Campaign empowers young women on education-to-employment journey

Media Coverage /25 August 2018, an education technology startup in the Philippines, in partnership with the Australian Government’s initiative called “Investing in Women (IW),” has kicked off its year-long campaign to support young girls in achieving their full potential from education to employment.

The campaign, “Investing in the Future of Young Pinays,” was launched recently at the BGC Arts Center, Taguig City. Vice President Leni Robredo expressed her support to the new campaign. “We are fortunate and proud to have you as our partners to inspire young Pinays to break barriers and bring out the best in themselves,” the vice president said in a video message.

IW CEO Julia Newton-Howes said that “no country can flourish when they’re only using 50% of the talent that’s available to them” thus, there is a need to “unleash the talent of entire populations.”

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