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International Women's Day 2015

Goldman Sachs is committed to promoting women’s economic empowerment. As part of our efforts around International Women’s Day 2015, the firm is pleased to share the following content reflecting the breadth of our programming.

The US Department of State and 10,000 Women Announce New Partnership
Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women and the US Department of State, in partnership with the Harvard Kennedy School, announce a new leadership and training program to support women entrepreneurs in the Middle East and Northern Africa and to help promote women’s economic empowerment in the region.
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Challenges and Opportunities for Women Entrepreneurs in the Middle East
Goldman Sachs asked some of the event's participants in the program’s inaugural class about the challenges they’ve faced as women business owners and the rewards of entrepreneurship.
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Talks@GS with Samantha Power
Ambassador Samantha Power, US Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) and a member of President Obama’s Cabinet, discussed her current role at the UN, foreign policy and women’s economic empowerment.
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