Recently I took the pledge for parity in a small step to support and spread awareness of the many stereotypes that plague us as individuals and families that stop gender parity. Here I share my thoughts and urge you to join the cause.
This year the theme is #PledgeForParity it means that “Everyone – men and women – can pledge to take a concrete step to help achieve gender parity more quickly – whether to help women and girls achieve their ambitions, call for gender-balanced leadership, respect and value difference, develop more inclusive and flexible cultures or root out workplace bias. Each of us can be a leader within our own spheres of influence and commit to take pragmatic action to accelerate gender parity.”
I have taken the pledge and I urge you to take it too. Ask your friends and family too. Make a difference, appreciate the women who work, the girls who drive not just cars but buses, trucks and trains. Let your little girl play football or learn Taekwondo; it only makes her stronger and more confident.
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