EEG will exert more efforts to make women more beneficiaries: CEO
- March 8 celebrated , Day care centre inaugurated
Thursday, 10 March 2022, Addis Ababa , Ethiopia (EEG) :- The chief Executive Officer(CEO) of Ethio-Enginerring Group(EEG) , Ambassador Miseganu Arega said here yesterday that unreserved efforts would be exerted so as to make women more beneficiary .
Speaking on the occasion of the International women’s Day (March 8) celebration at headquarters level , the CEO said , recalling that women make for half of the community , that growth and development can be ensured by participating women actively and creating conducive environment for them..
Of course, celebrating March 8 help increase awareness, yet empowering and respecting them make more difference, he added.
The CEO also inaugurated a child Day care Centre established inside EEG’s headquarters. The opening of the day care centre would not only help women staff to focus on their duty, but also help produce productive and healthy children, he made it clear.
Group’s Women, Youth Affairs Department head, W/t Sosena SaheleMariam on her part reiterated that a number of procedures and directives meant to enhance women’s empowerment were put in place in EEG. And as such, everyone should join hands for their realization, she said.
According to her Efforts to involve women in political, economic and social spheres at the national level are encouraged and need to be strengthened.
March 8 has been celebrated through various events, across industries embraced under EEG, under ‘Gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”.