RIWAC Research Institute for Women and Careers JAPAN WOMEN'S UNIVERSITY


【Report】Lecture: Women and Work

A lecture with the theme “Women and Work” was held on Friday, June 13, 2014 presented by Hiromi Hirabayashi , Executive Officer at Seiyu .

In the lecture, Ms. Hirabayashi spoke in depth about what kind of work she has had experience of until now, and related specific experiences regarding such as troubles and how she overcame them, what makes her work worth doing, and how much support she received from family. In addition, she explained the various efforts Seiyu is making to promote women’s labour and promotion.

Around 50 people, including students from Recurrent Education Program as well as undergraduate students and graduate students, attended the lecture and took part in a lively question and answer session. 

The lecture serves as a kickoff event for the Self Leadership Program which is to be held in September 2014.