‘Women key to supercharging economy’: Newcastle MP spotlights local talent on International Women’s Day

Newcastle Central MP Chi Onwurah stated that ‘ladies are key to supercharging the economic system’ because the area celebrates International Women’s Day. The international occasion to battle for gender equality takes place on March 8 and Ms Onwurah attended an occasion in Parliament to share her ideas. Sign up to our NewcastleWorld Today publicationThe i publication lower by way of the noiseRead ExtraThe Labour run occasion showcased stats highlighting that small and medium-sized women-led companies contribute round £85 billion to the UK economic system and that numerous corporations are extra commercially profitable – corporations with essentially the most gender-diverse government groups are 25% extra possible to have above-average profitability than these with the least numerous groups.Speaking on the occasion, Ms Onwurah stated: “Women like Ngozi maintain the key to supercharging our economic system to get it again on observe as we recuperate from a pandemic that hit ladies disproportionately onerous.“On International Women’s Day we recognise the superb contribution that girls make to our nation and commit to deal with the challenges they nonetheless face.Ngozi is on the helm of GOZI Haircare (Image: GOZI Haircare)“That’s why a Labour authorities would give ladies the safety, prosperity and respect they deserve by backing ladies in enterprise and business and introducing stronger family-friendly rights.”Ms Ossai mirrored: “It was very encouraging to be in a room crammed with inspiring feminine entrepreneurs and ladies within the business. “The progress of getting extra ladies within the room is certainly constructive and motivating. “Attending the International Women’s day reception within the Parliament and listening to the Labour Party’s Manifesto which incorporates plans to again and help ladies in overcoming the challenges confronted within the society was uplifting and promising.”


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