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2022 Anchorage International Women’s Day
Join the 2022 Anchorage International Women’s Day Planning Committee for a virtual panel discussion celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women.
Imagine a gender-equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that’s diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. This is what this day envisions – a day to accelerate women’s equality and empower women of all ages and backgrounds.
This event will be broadcast on Facebook Live and on APU’s YouTube Channel.
Opening remarks by Lo Crawford and an overview of women’s equity by Clare Ross.
A panel discussion moderated by Kristel Komakhuk, External Relations at Alaska Pacific University, featuring women who have achieved success in their profession and careers:
-Award-winning author Dana Stabenow;
-Retired Judge Stephanie Rhoades;
-Entrepreneur Jasmin Smith;
-And leader and advocate Nyabony Gat
A song performance by Shirley Mae Staten.
Closing remarks by Lo Crawford.
• Alaska Pacific University
• Alaska Native Media Group
• Alaska Native Sisterhood
• Bridge Builders of Anchorage
• Keys to Life
• Polynesian Association of Alaska
• Soroptimist Int’l of Anchorage
• YWCA Alaska
IWD has occurred for well over a century with the first IWD gathering in 1911 supported by more than one million people. Today, IWD belongs to all groups collectively everywhere. IWD is not country, group, or organization specific.