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Womens Empowerment Event Archive

Sep ’16

22

September 22, 2016

Hangzhou, China | Partner Event

Women’s Equal Employment Conference Panel on Inclusive Employment

This panel on women’s inclusive employment serves as part of a full-day event on the subject, co-hosted by BSR, UN Women, and the China National Textile and Apparel Council.

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May

18-20

May 18, 2016

Amsterdam | Partner Event

GRI Global Conference 2016

Join BSR at the fifth GRI Global Conference, along with 1,200 sustainability leaders from around the globe who will gather in Amsterdam to exchange cutting-edge knowledge on best practices, innovations, and trends that are empowering sustainable decisions and changing the world.

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May ’16

16

May 16, 2016

Copenhagen | BSR Event

Opportunities for Business in Accelerating Women’s Empowerment in Global Value Chains

BSR, Women Deliver, the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Novo Nordisk will hold a private sector pre-conference before Women Deliver 2016 in Copenhagen.

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Nov ’15

2

November 2, 2015

San Francisco | BSR Event

BSR Conference 2015 Side Event: Women’s Empowerment Reception

BSR will hold an invitation-only evening reception celebrating business leadership on women's empowerment and exploring opportunities for cross-sector partnerships to advance women's equality.

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Sep ’15

23

September 23, 2015

Shenzhen, China | BSR Event

Women in Factories China Second Annual Conference

BSR and Walmart will host a one-day event to explore how women's-empowerment programs in factories can transform the manufacturing sector.

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Mar ’15

24

March 24, 2015

Stockholm, Sweden | BSR Connect

Women’s Empowerment: The Case for Business Action

BSR, CSR i Praktiken, and UN Women's Nordic Office will hold a conversation and networking reception in Stockholm on women’s empowerment.

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Mar

10-11

March 10, 2015

Hong Kong | BSR Connect

Global HERfinance Convening: Building Financial Inclusion in the Supply Chain

We are pleased to announce a special, two-day event on financial education and access for low-income women and men working in global supply chains, hosted by BSR’s HERproject team.

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Jun ’14

25

June 25, 2014

Sustainability Matters Webinar

A New Approach for the New Generation of Women Workers (Asia, U.S. West Coast)

In this webinar, BSR will explore how brands and factories operating in China can participate in our newest project, Women in Factories, funded by the Walmart Foundation. To accommodate our global audience, this webinar will be held at two different times.

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Jun ’14

25

June 25, 2014

Sustainability Matters Webinar

A New Approach for the New Generation of Women Workers (U.S. East Coast, Europe, South America)

In this webinar, BSR will explore how brands and factories operating in China can participate in our newest project, Women in Factories, funded by the Walmart Foundation. To accommodate our global audience, this webinar will be held at two different times.

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May ’13

8

May 8, 2013

Webinar | Sustainability Matters Webinar

Investing in Women’s Empowerment in Trade Zones: Research from BSR

In 2010 and 2011, BSR worked with the World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) to identify and reduce gender-based barriers to economic progress. Through our research partnership, we documented practical examples and recommendations on how to use special economic zones to promote better gender-adjusted labor practices and business performance.

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