Ivanka Trump to attend 'W20' women's summit in Berlin

Ivanka Trump is slated to attend a Berlin summit on the gender employment gap and the empowerment of women, a senior administration official said on Sunday.

The W20 summit -- a women-focused product of the global "Group of 20" -- is in its third year, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel invited the president's daughter to attend the event during Merkel's recent White House visit.

The summit will take place in late April, and a source says the new West Wing addition hopes to study apprenticeship programs during her visit to the event.

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Ivanka Trump helped coordinate meetings between Merkel and German business leaders during the chancellor's U.S. visit, and has focused her White House efforts on women's leadership and empowerment in multiple ways since her father's presidential inauguration.

As the W20 website states, summit topics include the labor force participation of women, equal pay, women in managerial positions, the compatibility of family and career and female entrepreneurship.

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A little over a year ago on Easter Sunday, this little chick was born and our family was complete! Happy Easter! 🐣🐰
Happy Mother's Day to my incredible mom, Ivana. And to my children, thank you for giving me the gift of motherhood. You are my inspiration! #mothersday
Straight from the plane to a date with the kids in the Dumbarton Oaks Gardens. It was an amazing trip, but it's great to be home!
Theodore caught contemplating if he'll be able to eat his body weight in birthday cake. (Postscript: he came insanely close 🎂🍼🎈🎂 #babymath #1stbirthday #cousindate
Learning to code with Arabella tonight! By supporting computer science curriculum in our schools, I hope that all children will have the opportunity to become fluent in this language of the future. #WomenInSTEM
It's hard to be away... especially when this little dude is waiting for you at home! It's good to be back!
Exploring the wonders of the @smithsonian National Museum of Natural History 🦋
New Year's Eve + Last Night of Chanukah
Epic first Monster Truck show with the kids! #MonsterJam @monsterjamlive
Marine One 🇺🇸
Sunday in Palm Beach!
After-school fun making hamentashen for Purim with Arabella and Joseph
Joseph's favorite exhibit at @amhistorymuseum was Ralph Baer's workshop, inventor of the first video game! #STEM #Smithsonian #latergram
Sunday Morning #mood
Watching Marine One land on the South Lawn
Taking a call in the White House with my personal assistant Theodore. ❤
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Such a surreal moment descending the steps of Air Force One for the first time with my family.
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Goodnight! 🐻
Blair House, DC #latergram
With my family at the inaugural interfaith prayer service at National Cathedral.
Heading to the parade! 🇺🇸 #inauguration
Arriving in Washington DC with my family. A very special moment! #MAGA #Inauguration2017
My little packing buddy!
Baby it's cold outside!
2016 has been one of the most eventful and exciting years of my life. As you close out yours, I wish you peace, joy, love and laughter. Happy New Year! #NYE
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