March 8, 2015
India Yamaha Motor celebrated the International Women’s Day on March 8 keeping in tune with this year’s theme- Empowering Women - Empowering Humanity: Picture It! All the women employees from across the divisions participated in the event organized at Yamaha. Addressing the women employees, Mr. Hiroyuki Ueda, Director YMI said, “This day is taken as an opportunity by us in Yamaha to acknowledge and appreciate all your efforts as the “Alpha -women of today”. Your strength and contributions to the company and the society are deeply respected.”
He further said that the Management is currently focusing on “Creating a Safe & Secured workplace” for its employees. “Employees’ health and wellness is of utmost importance to us”, he added. An interactive session was also conducted by the renowned mental health professional Dr Rachna K Singh on the topic “Make it Happen” . The doctor shared some useful information about women's health and created awareness amongst the working women whose health often takes a back seat because of imbalance between work-life! The session was very interactive and female employees expressed their happiness over organizing this event.
From Ishika Akela, India Yamaha Motor (IYM)