Champagne in styleThe City of The Hague had something truly special to celebrate this year on International Women’s Day – the official opening of the Women’s Business Initiative International.

Deputy Mayor of Economic and International Affairs, Pieter van Woensel adressed the enthusiatic crowd and emphasized the municipality’s support for this ground breaking initiative. The event was well attended with men and women from all sectors of The Hague’s international community participating.

Suzy Ogé explained the concept of the Initiative and shared her vision for the possibilities it brings to women in The Hague, followed by an endorsement from Charlene Lambert of the West Holland Foreign Investment Agency. Champagne flowed as the crowd shared a celeberatory toast and took advantage of the opportunity to see what the Initiative has to offer and find out more about the various members’ individual businesses.

The event was a great opportunity to meet new people and share in the excitement of this new venture!