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Watch the live Google+ Hangout event "Innovate Your Future: Empower Young Women through Technology", featuring Ms. Geena Davis, Academy Award winning Actor and ITU Special Envoy for Women and Girls in ICT.

The event is organized by the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), highlighting the potential of information and communication technologies in advancing gender equality and in contributing to bridging the digital divide between women and men.

The event can be watched live here on http://gplus.to/UnitedNations

GET INVOLVED! Ask your questions ahead or during the event on Facebook at http://bit.ly/InnovateYourFuture or via Twitter using #InnovateYourFuture

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Ms. Geena Davis, Academy Award winning Actor and ITU Special Envoy for Women and Girls in the field of information and communication technologies

Mr. Ahmad Alhendawi, the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth

Ms. Doreen Bogdan, Chief Strategic Planning and Membership, ITU

Ms. Stacy Martinet, Chief Marketing Officer, Mashable

Ms. Blair Christie, Senior Vice-President, Government Affairs & Global Corporate Communications of Cisco 

Moderated by Mr. Gary Fowlie, Head of the liaison office of ITU in New York

For more information:
http://www.un.org/en/ecosoc/GeenaDavis/index.shtml
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“Women’s access to ICTs and particularly broadband must be made a key pillar of the post-2015 global development agenda,” said Dr. Hamadoun I. Touré, ITU Secretary-General and co-Vice Chair of the UN Broadband Commission, as a new target was adopted by the to get more women connected to ICTs.

Curious to know more about the efforts of the UN in empowering women through technology? Then join Google+ hangout on 6 June at 2pm EDT (6pm GMT) featuring @ITU Special Envoy for Women and Girls in ICT, Ms. Geena Davis. 

The hangout will take place on the UN Google+ page: http://gplus.to/UnitedNations 

Have questions on this topic? Share them here http://bit.ly/InnovateYourFuture or via Twitter using #InnovateYourFuture
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