This blog posting, written by Meera Satpathy, the Chairperson of Sukarya, was submitted at the United State of Women Summit convened by the White House on June 14th, 2016 in Washington D.C. The summit was to celebrate what women and girls have achieved, and how we are taking action to move forward. Covering key gender equality issues, the summit was aimed to make a powerful difference in our collective future and joined by many women leaders.
Founder and chairperson of Sukarya Meera Satpathy was nominated for and invited by the United State of Women Summit, convened by the White house, held on June 14th, 2016.
It was a huge recognition for Sukarya for its good work in the area of key gender equality issues focused on economic empowerment, health and wellness, educational opportunity, leadership, and civic investment. The Summit also focused on violence against women, entrepreneurship, and innovation.