International Women’s Day 2018

Speaker Dr. Jeri Dyson with Local gender activists and embassy Gender working group


In celebration of International Women’s Day 2018, our visiting speaker Dr. Jeri Dyson, yesterday led a vibrant roundtable discussion on gender issues with a group of our local gender activists and embassy Gender working group.

Based in Washington D.C., Dr. Dyson is an adolescent medicine physician specializing in sexuality, intimacy and effective teen-parent communication. In her current position as Founding President of Global Girls Global Women, Inc. Dr. Jeri devotes her full time to national and global programs for girls and women. She will be in Tobago on Saturday to deliver the feature address at an IWD conference hosted by The Lily Foundation for Human Development