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Nisreen Deeb

Women in STEM with Nisreen Deeb

While STEM subjects are key drivers in an increasingly global and digital society, less than 30% of STEM professionals are women. Women and girls face additional barriers compared to their men counterparts when trying to access safe and equal STEM education, as well as pursue careers in STEM.

Ahead of this year's International Girls in ICT Day celebrations, Nisreen Deeb, Executive Director of the Lebanese League for Women in Business, and BDT Director Doreen Bogdan-Martin discuss the importance of encouraging more women and girls to follow STEM, and how to get around roadblocks that might be in their way.

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Digital technologies for development and the role of connectivity with Robert Piper

Doreen Bogdan-Martin speaks with Robert Piper, Assistant Secretary-General for Development Coordination, United Nations, on digital technologies for development and the role of connectivity in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.

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The UNconnected is an ITU podcast series hosted by Doreen Bogdan-Martin, Director of ITU’s Telecommunication Development Bureau.

The podcast discussions focus on global collaboration to connect the 2.9 billion people that remain unconnected, to achieve sustainable socio-economic development for all.

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