“Economy without 50% of a population is a crumbling economy” 

The BLCCT organized a panel Webinar on “ How to Achieve Gender Equality in Business Life?” on July 9, 2020 with the participation of business people, researchers, and NGO representatives from various sector. 

Our panelists pointed out the visible and non-visible barriers women face during their careers in different sectors. They also attached importance to the need for active involvement in mentoring younger generations of women so that they experience less of the gender inequality in the workplace. 

The Belgian-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Turkey would like to thank our panelists, Ms. Neslihan Nigiz Ulak Barry Callebaut General Manager Turkey, Ms. Pauline Lahaye Second Secretary of Embassy of Belgium in Turkey, Ms. Özlem Gökçe Chairwoman of Turkish-Belgium Business Council at DEİK and Vice-Chairwoman at Extensa Turkey, for their insightful speeches, the moderator H. Gürbüz SARI, and participants for their precious time and effective contribution to the discussion.