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International Equal Pay Day 2020
Friday, September 18, 2020, 7:00 AM until 8:30 AM
International Equal Pay Day 2020: Building back a better future of work by ensuring pay equity
Thank you to our United Nations Chair, Susan O'Malley, NFBPWC is excited to share this event with our members. Please register by Wednesday!
On the occasion of the first International Equal Pay Day, and in the midst of the fallout from the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC) is hosting a virtual global Call to Action encouraging all labour market actors to take the necessary steps to ensure that equal pay is at the heart of recovery efforts worldwide.
Registration Link: https://unwomen.us12.list-manage.com/track/click?u=ff9f2a2de058fd0d00c70a2ba&id=00b15f5514&e=2caaef9aa9
Speakers Moderated by Nozipho Tshabalala.
Thorsteinn Viglundsoon former minister of social affairs and equality, Iceland
Megan Rapinoe, Captain of US National Women's Soccer team
Samira Ahmed, BBC journalist
Kristin Skogen Lund, CEO of Schibsted ASA Norway
Iris Bohnet, academic
Nadia Soubat, Executive Bureau Member from CDT Morocco
Remarks by the EPIC Secretariat:
Guy Ryder, Director General, ILO
Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, Executive Director, UN Women
Angel Gurría, Secretary-General, OECD
Call to action:
Sylvie Durrer, Swiss representative and Chair of EPIC
Representatives of the EPIC Steering Committee will participate in a curtain raiser video.
Zoom connection details will be shared by email on Wednesday, 16 September.
Please register by Wednesday, 16 September.
Join the conversation by using #EqualPayDay and follow us on Twitter at @epic2030.
For further information, see International Equal Pay Day: only together can we build a more inclusive and fair world of work