3rd Washington Women’s Dialogue

JSIE hosted the third Washington Women’s Dialogue on May 4, 2016, with the cooperation of Evermay and some female volunteers in Washington D.C. At the third Washington Women’s Dialogue titled “From living in poverty to becoming a minister”, we welcomed the Honorable Masako Mori, a member of the House of Councillors LDP and the former Minister of State in charge of Support for Women’s Empowerment and Child-Rearing and Gender Equality (until September 2014). She spoke about her experience from growing up in poverty; working her way through university and into the legal profession to become an attorney; and becoming the minister. She also talked about some touching episodes of having…