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Video March 8, 2019

A Flash Mob on International Women’s Day

We surprised our colleagues with a flash mob to draw attention to International Women's Day. We cannot hope to end poverty without the full and equal participation of women in society and economic life. Women are half of the world’s population and have an essential role to play in reducing poverty and creating a more prosperous world— when women succeed, everyone succeeds!