Dr Belisa Marochi, Head of the Institute of Sustainable Development at Middlesex University Dubai, conducted a training session on Gender Equality at Airbus Americas Headquarters just outside of Washington DC. Attended by more than 20 employees, the goal of the session was to inspire the team to develop initiatives and to promote gender equality at Airbus.
Hania Tabet, International Director at Airbus Foundation and Airbus Responsibility and Sustainability, and Linda Herbert, Vice-President of Leadership, Inclusion and Cultural Evolution at Airbus Americas organised the event as a way to promote the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) from the United Nations. Both Airbus and Middlesex University Dubai are signatories and active members of WEPs.
The Institute of Sustainable Development (ISD) at Middlesex University Dubai fosters the advancement of sustainable development into the University, community, and global practices. Through outreach, research and training, ISD is a thought leader in sustainability, advocating for the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
For more information please visit www.mdx.ac.ae/isd or contact Dr Belisa Marochi at firstname.lastname@example.org.