Women in tech

From bworldonline.com by Pacita U. Juan Why should we have more women in tech? Quoting from an Economics & Statistics Administration (ESA) article entitled, “Women in STEM: A Gender Gap to Innovation” (To read the article, please visit the link http://bit.ly/femalesinstem): “Technology can serve women by helping them become mothers and working moms at the… Read More

Why another women’s group?

From bworldonline.com by Pacita U. Juan As more women join the advocacy to bring more women in the corporate C-suite, or to empower a microentrepreneur in the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), six leading women groups in business recently formed an alliance called Philippine Womens Economic Network or PHILWEN. Ms. Boots Garcia, former chair of BCDA… Read More

Social entrepreneur to head ASEAN women group

Pacita “Chit” Juan, Founder of ECHOstore and a staunch green growth and coffee advocate is the incoming Chairperson of the regional body “ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs’ Network” (AWEN) for the years 2016-2018. Juan takes over from Vietnam’s Madame Nguyen Thi Tuyet Minh who was appointed inaugural chair upon the group’s establishment and official launching in April… Read More