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Inspirational Women in the Public Sector

Inspirational Quotes: Jo Cox | Member of Parliament

Jo Cox was a Labour Party MP for the Batley and Spen Constituency. Born in Batley, West Yorkshire, Cox went on to study social and political sciences at Pembroke College, University of Cambridge. Before becoming an MP, Cox held various roles at Oxfam, including head of policy and advocacy. During...
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Inspirational Irish women you should know about

Today (17 March) marks St Patrick’s Day, the patron saint of Ireland, with celebrations taking place all over the world. To celebrate St Patrick’s Day, WeAreTheCity chronicles a number of inspirational Irish women throughout the ages. Each of these women offers an inspiring story that not only resonates in Ireland...
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Inspirational Woman: Baroness Mary Goudie

Baroness Mary Goudie is a formidable woman who has been an active global advocate for the rights of women and children for many years. With all her achievements and accomplishments it was her warmth and openness that struck me. As a woman who has been in politics for over 50...
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Inspirational Woman: Baroness Verma

After running a highly successful high fashion manufacturing business and then establishing a care business in the service sector, Baroness Verma’s journey into politics is not your typical “Old Boys Network” story, in fact nothing about Baroness Verma is typical. She is currently the Parliamentary Under-Secretary for the Department of...
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