• SCWO Events,  SCWO Members

    A Step Forward in Addressing the Gendered Stereotypes in Leadership in Singapore: Kantar Public X SCWO

    SCWO x Kantar Public

    On 5th May 2023, we organised an Engagement Forum and Workshop with the launch of Singapore’s first-ever findings of gendered leadership within the Reykjavik Index for Leadership 2022 – 2023, in collaboration with global policy advisory firm Kantar Public.   Held at NTUC Centre, with gratitude to Ms Yeo Wan Ling, Director of NTUC U SME and Women & Family Unit, the agenda was focused on finding out the current state of perceptions on women’s leadership in Singapore and deliberating on these findings through an interactive discussion with close to 80 women and men who were exclusively invited by SCWO and Kantar Public. Launched in 2018 by Kantar Public and Women…

  • SCWO Events,  Singapore Women's Hall of Fame

    First female fighter squadron commander among the eight inducted today to the Singapore Women’s Hall of Fame

    One is a trailblazing magazine editor. Another helped to resolve refugee crises around the world. Another one built a pipeline of well-trained early childhood education professionals for Singapore. Two turned their passion for fashion into thriving businesses. Another two have taken feminist discourse in the arts to new heights.  And the youngest is the first woman to command a fighter squadron in Singapore. These are the eight women inducted today to the Singapore Women’s Hall of Fame (SWHF), bringing to 182 the total number of women honoured for their outstanding achievements and contributions. At the 9th SWHF Induction Ceremony, which was held at the Istana, President Halimah presented each of…

  • Membership,  SCWO Events,  SCWO Members

    SCWO celebrates Lunar New Year 2023 with Lo Hei and Presidents’ Forum

    Thirty member organisations gathered at SCWO on Saturday, 4th February for the Presidents’ Forum and Lo Hei to welcome the Year of the Rabbit!  The Presidents’ Forum is a valuable opportunity for presidents of SCWO member organisations to meet and connect with like-minded organisations. With close to 60 attendees, the event was lively as members went around the room to introduce themselves during the networking session.  Junie Foo, SCWO President Ms Sandra Lim, Kantar Public, shares about the upcoming launch of the Reykjavik Leadership Index APAC The event started with a welcome speech by President Junie Foo, who highlighted several upcoming SCWO events including the SWHF induction ceremony, launch of…