UPCOMING EVENT - MARCH 8 2024

Friday, Jan 26, 2024, 6 – 9:30 pm EST

 

16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence

Building People, Communities and Organizations Where Everyone Can Belong, Contribute and Succeed 

#genderbasedviolence #genderequality

About this event

Join us for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence 2023.
16 days of activism against gender-based violence is a global international campaign annually held between November 25 the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women- December 10 Human Rights Day, to raise awareness and advocate for action against GBV. UN Women

The EXCEPTIONAL Immigrant Woman Business Conference utilizes a RESULT-DRIVEN approach to give women in Canada the POWER to “UNLOCK” Key Components necessary to grow their businesses and professional careers.

Speaker on Gender Violence Tara Myshrall.
Learning Objectives.
By attending this Conference, participants will: Understand how forms of GBV are represented in Canada Recognize Your Role! Work to end gender-based violence cannot be done alone. Strengthen engagement and collaboration withing multicultural communities

Violence against women and girls (VAWG) is one of the most widespread and devastating human rights violations in our world today remains largely unreported due to silence, stigma and shame. To raise awareness, wear Orange. Orange is our color to represent a brighter future free of violence. Be part of the orange movement! This day was created by the United Nations in 1981. Women’s activist pushed for this date after the brutal assassination of three sisters, political activists in Dominican Republic.

Enjoy collaborative networking, enjoy meaningful conversation and support IWB’s Mission to unite women to be change agents in the world and IWB’s Goal - accelerating women’s business ownership and strengthen their impact on the economy. You will gain inspiration from remarkable IWB Founding Members as they share their experiences and offer insight into the world of business.

4.30pm – Networking, Meet IWB Influencers, Sponsors, Partners 5: 30pm - Speed Networking. 1min elevator pitch - Inspirational (3 best win prizes) 6: 00pm - Find answers from our expert Entrepreneurs, Mentor-Mentee match, field-specific, you will get 30 min free mentoring session from influencers on sales, marketing, investment, customer acquisition, leadership, mindset, spirituality, biz start up, scalability, export/import, financial management, how to define your vision and strategy , sales forecasts, projections and resource needs.

Feel inspired by stories of these women, domestic violence survivors who overcame all odds to reach their goals even when faced with challenges and adversity, who stood up, spoke out, struggled through, soared, and now are changing the world Rafit Ahmed Sirin Ariff Alexandra Pinto Anila Hoque.

6:30pm – Opening Keynote by Magda Juliana Diaz - Motivation Rachael Abah, Gender Equality - Darine BenAmara - Stephen Clarke- Social Impact, Women Empowerment Aditi Soni, Naira Velumyan, Diversity Zaire Wanzambi Chitralekha Potnis

Enjoy delicious drinks and snacks, share collaborative networking, meaningful conversation and support IWB’s Mission to unite women to be change agents in the world and IWB’s Goal - accelerating women’s business ownership and strengthen their impact on the economy.

Event`s location

Information for Employers - Job Fair Participants

Immigrant Women in Business (IWB), I’m delighted to invite your company to participate in the IWB Job Fair held on the 26th of May 2023. This event is designed to fill in the Canadian business open vacancies with immigrant job seekers.

IWB is a non-profit organisation dedicated to gender and race equality in Canada. 

IWB is a change maker that provides unique partnership opportunities, implementing a real, meaningful way for your organisation to advance Corporate Social Responsibility / Sustainability programs. IWB can help your company to learn more about governmental refund for hiring and educating immigrants. By hiring newcomers, employers can also foster a more inclusive workplace, unlock innovation with international experience of new, well educated immigrants.

The IWB Job Fair welcomes companies that are interested in hiring talented immigrants and have an actual job pool. Employers from across Canada will participate in the fair, offering over 1,000 job opportunities for job seekers. Opportunities include internships, full-time jobs, part-time jobs, summer jobs, and volunteer positions.

Attendees are 700+ newcomers with all types of job skills and talents. Special attention will be given to Ukrainian refugees with all English levels.

We’re offering your company a real chance to participate in the IWB Job Fair and make an invaluable contribution to your own economic success by integration of immigrants into the Canadian workforce. If you would like to learn more, please do not hesitate to contact IWB.

IWB offers the following sponsorship opportunities:

  • IWB can help your company to learn more about governmental refund for hiring and educating immigrants.

  • By hiring newcomers, employers can foster a more inclusive workplace, unlock innovation with international experience of new, well-educated immigrants.

  • Hiring immigrants is an important aspect of meeting obligations under the Federal Employment Equity Act and will be a benefit to you in securing federal government contracting.

May 26th, 2024

6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Metro Hall Toronto, 55 John Street Rotunda

Information for job seekers

International Woman in Business organization is proud to host the Toronto Jobs Fair for Canadian Immigrants at Metro Hall, on May 26th 2023. As a non-profit company dedicated to help newcomers settle in Canada and find employment, we are excited to offer this opportunity to those who strive to find a proper job. 

We offer employment opportunities to individuals with limited or no proficiency in the English language. Our fair participants, incl. 3 Unions –  are looking for employees to hire and provide training for permanent positions with competitive salary packages.  

Candidates will have the opportunity to connect with recruiters and hiring managers from dozens of organizations, who are eager to answer their questions and connect with them. Employers from across Canada will participate in the fair, offering over 1,000 job opportunities for job seekers. Opportunities include internships, full-time jobs, part-time jobs, summer jobs, tech co-op placements (PEY), and volunteer positions. 
 
Our team is proficient in French, Ukrainian, Russian, Spanish, Punjab, Tamil, Chinese, Persian, Romanian, Hungarian, and Italian, ensuring job seekers can communicate comfortably.

WOMEN’s EMPOWERMENT, Social impact, Diversity, Equity & Entrepreneurship. November 25th.

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Building people, communities and organizations where everyone can belong, contribute and suceed.

November 25th, 2024

5:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Designed to Empower Woman

IWB is a non-profit social enterprise association.   IWB specializes in integrated multicultural joint ventures that help organizations, governments and private corporations engage and connect with Canada’s diverse ethno-cultural communities to build profile and brands. Our members are committed to improving the world through positive leadership, compassion and dedication to learning, growing and giving.

The EXCEPTIONAL Immigrant Woman Business Conference utilizes a RESULT-DRIVEN approach to give women in Canada the POWER to “UNLOCK” Key Components necessary to grow their businesses and professional careers.

Join us to celebrate women’s empowerment, share your glorifying uplifting stories, empower and inspire Toronto immigrants. This is the opportunity for you to network closely with some amazing business high-achievers, females thought-leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, activists. (All Genders are Welcome).

FOUNDING MEMBERS

Francis Garcia

Jennifer Anthony

Darine Benamara

Kim Singh

Naira Velumyan Naira Velumyan

Sibeso Kehinde

Peter Ratnikov

Kacy C

Iby Gyorgyjakab

Claudia Chan

Chitralekha Potnis

Annie Hardock

Jackeline Dixon

Stephen Clarke

Maria Carolina

Aditi Soni

Francine Mbvoumbo

Melissa Lantsman

Irina Jacobson

Zak Lioutas

IWB Mearci Beaucoup

Zaire Wanzambi

Alex Ihama

Natasha Feghali

Marian Balogun

SPONSORS 

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