FRIDAY, September 18 – Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC)’s International Equal Pay Day!: Building Back a Better Future of Work by Ensuring Pay Equity –
On the occasion of the first International Equal Pay Day, and in the midst of the fallout from the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC) is hosting a virtual global Call to Action encouraging all labor market actors to take the necessary steps to ensure that equal pay is at the heart of recovery efforts worldwide. Panelists for this virtual event include Thorsteinn Viglundsoon (former minister of social affairs and equality, Iceland), Megan Rapinoe (Captain of the US National Women’s Soccer team), Samira Ahmed (BBC journalist), Kristen Skogen Lund (CEO of Schibsted ASA Norway), Iris Bohnet (academic), and Nadia Soubat (Executive Bureau Member from CDT Morocco). Moderated by Nozipho Tshabalala. This virtual event will be held in English with simultaneous interpretation into Arabic, French, Russian, Spanish, and International Sign language.
9:00-10:30am EST on Zoom