BSR logo

Topics

Women’s Empowerment


Our Insights on Women’s Empowerment

Womens Empowerment: The Business Case for Empowering Women through Climate-Resilient Supply Chains

Blog

The Business Case for Empowering Women through Climate-Resilient Supply Chains

Applying a gender lens to resilience activities will help companies anticipate and recover from climate events and foster innovation.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: Women in the Jewelry Supply Chain: Landscape Review of Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

Reports

Women in the Jewelry Supply Chain: Landscape Review of Barriers to Women’s Economic Empowerment

This white paper explores the role of women in the jewelry supply chain and the challenges they face to their well-being and advancement.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: The Women’s Empowerment Principles in Practice: Analyzing One Year of Data

Blog

The Women’s Empowerment Principles in Practice: Analyzing One Year of Data

The Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Gap Analysis Tool was developed to give companies guidance on how to implement the WEPs. Here's how companies are using it one year after its launch.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: Financial Needs of Garment Workers in India

Reports

Financial Needs of Garment Workers in India

This report examines the opportunity to expand financial inclusion for women in India’s garment sector by increasing women’s access to and use of mobile financial products and services.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: Climate Change, Public Health, Women’s Empowerment, and Supplier Performance in Bangladesh

Blog

Climate Change, Public Health, Women’s Empowerment, and Supplier Performance in Bangladesh

Rising temperatures and more frequent flooding events are likely to increase with climate change, and in Bangladesh, this will affect the lives of the 4 million people working in the garment industry, who are disproportionately women.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: How Do You Empower 100,000 Women?

Blog

How Do You Empower 100,000 Women?

In 2014, ANN made its 100,000 Women Commitment to empower 100,000 women working in its global supply chain. Here's the story of how it achieved this milestone.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: Empowering 100,000 Women in ANN’s Global Supply Chain

Case Studies

Empowering 100,000 Women in ANN’s Global Supply Chain

Through its work with BSR and participation in BSR’s HERproject, ANN was able to set—and achieve—its commitment to empower 100,000 women in its global supply chain community between 2012 and 2018.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: On International Women’s Day, Let’s Press for Progress in Global Supply Chains

Blog

On International Women’s Day, Let’s Press for Progress in Global Supply Chains

If all players across global value chains press for progress, we can achieve a future where an empowered female workforce is widely recognized as a driver for business success.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: Davos 2018: Advancing the SDGs in a Fractured World

Blog

Davos 2018: Advancing the SDGs in a Fractured World

The theme for this year's World Economic Forum Annual Meeting is "Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World." Here's what business leaders gathering in Davos this week can do to advance the Sustainable Development Goals and our shared future.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: 2017: The Year the C-Suite Got Woke?

Blog

2017: The Year the C-Suite Got Woke?

2017 overall is a year that will be remembered for two things: political turmoil and a new voice from business. Let us celebrate the leadership business exerted this year and use it as a springboard for positive change in 2018.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: Why Intimate Partner Violence Is Your Business

Blog

Why Intimate Partner Violence Is Your Business

Business has a key role to play in addressing the systemic issue of violence against women in and beyond the workplace. Here are some examples of how to lead.

Read More 


Womens Empowerment: National Geographic Photographer Annie Griffiths Addresses the BSR Conference 2017

Blog

National Geographic Photographer Annie Griffiths Addresses the BSR Conference 2017

At the BSR Conference 2017, National Geographic Photographer Annie Griffiths shared her experience using photography as a tool for telling stories, creating empathy, and empowering women.

Read More 



See All Blogs
on Womens Empowerment
See All Case Studies
on Womens Empowerment
See All Reports
on Womens Empowerment


Upcoming Events on Women’s Empowerment

Sorry, there are no upcoming events on this topic.


See All Upcoming Events