“Key sports industry leaders speak alongside bowling representatives in IBF’s Inaugural Women’s Day Forum.
“On Monday, March 8th 2021, the International Bowling Federation (IBF) will showcase a Gender Equality and Women Leadership Forum in partnership with the Saudi Arabia Bowling Federation to celebrate International Women’s Day.
“Leaders and athletes of the bowling industry will be joined by IOC Executive Board Member Mrs Mikaela Conjuano Jaworski, Her Excellency Sheikha Hayat Al Khalifa Chairperson of the Olympic Council of Asia’s Women and Sports Committee and Member of the IOC Women in Sport Commission, |OC Associate Director of Winter and Recognised Sports Ms Irina Gladkikh, IOC Gender Equality Manager Ms Sandra Lengwiler and Swiss based youth advocate Marie-Claire Graf.
“The Forum is aimed at providing a platform for which to raise issues surrounding gender equality amongst sports and marks the beginning of a wider initiative IBF has to emphasis the women’s game and encourage women leadership in governance roles. This initiative is part of a series of greater changes that began because of the 2020 IBF Congress that was hosted virtually in November of last year..”
The forum can be viewed live from 9.00am CET Monday 8th March on YouTube by clicking on the following link.. (opens as a PDF)
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