U.S. Ambassador Marks Women’s History Month

On March 15, U.S. Ambassador to Bahrain Justin Siberell hosted a dinner for Bahraini and American women in celebration of Women’s History Month.  Ambassador Siberell praised the contributions of women to Bahraini and American society.  The dinner was attended by American filmmaker Robin Hauser, who is in Bahrain to screen her award-winning documentary, “CODE:  Debugging the Gender Gap” which explores the hurdles women face in the tech industry.  Other guests included American technology experts Josephine Dorado and Nanda Surendra, who are currently visiting Bahrain to support Women’s TechCamp Bahrain 2018, a two-day program co-sponsored by the U.S. Embassy and the Royal University for Women to encourage women to enter technical fields.  Bahraini guests included prominent women academics, engineers, and business people.