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from adventurers to inventors, saudi women unite to inspire new generation

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from adventurers to inventors, saudi women unite to inspire new generation

by: thomson reuters foundation | riyadh | published:march 11, 2017 7:47 am photo for representational purposesaudi women from adventurers to inventors are hoping a unique conference in riyadh on saturday will highlight their changing role and inspire younger women to push for new opportunities in the ultra-conservative kingdom. the event comes at a time when reforms are slowly changing women’s lives in one of the world’s most gender-segregated countries – where women live under the supervision of a male guardian and cannot drive. women can now sit on the government advisory shura council, vote in municipal elections, and work in some retail and hospitality jobs with the government’s vision 2030 trying to diversify the oil-reliant economy by boosting female employment.the one-d...