In collaboration with H.E Dr. Ing Kantha Phavi, the Minister of Women’s Affairs, Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone (PPSEZ) celebrated the 105th Anniversary of International Women’s Day on Sunday, March 06th, 2016 at 14:00 at PPSEZ - with the theme of “Investing in Gender Equality is Key for Sustainable Development.”.
The purpose of this event was to increase investment in both human resources and economics in order to promote gender equality and re-enforce the significant contribution made by women to the economic development of Cambodia.
With the participation of 1,000 workers from factories inside PPSEZ, the management teams from the Ministry of Women’s Affairs, LCH Investment Group, LCHC & LCHD, Attwood Import Export Co. Ltd, PPSEZ, One Stop Service Officials of PPSEZ and a Representative of Khan Posenchey Governor, the program started with a welcome speech by Lok Chumteav Oknha Lim Chhiv Ho, the Chairwoman of the Board of Director, Phnom Penh SEZ Plc. followed by an address by H.E. Dr. Ing Kantha Phavi.
During the event, women participated in answering questions prepared from the organizer and were entertained by a singing contest. The winners received prizes. The program ended with all participants really enjoying the afternoon’s activities, and they were given some gifts from the Ministry of Women’s Affairs and
Lok Chumteav Oknha Lim Chhiv Ho.