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Womens Empowerment: To Advance Gender Equality, We Need to Tackle Climate Change

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To Advance Gender Equality, We Need to Tackle Climate Change

As the effects of climate change continue to exacerbate poverty, inequality and other social issues, the solutions we put forth must include social focus. This includes empowering women to be leaders.

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Womens Empowerment: Three Ways for Companies to Promote Women’s Leadership across the Supply Chain

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Three Ways for Companies to Promote Women’s Leadership across the Supply Chain

Through individual and collective action, companies have the chance not just to promote women as leaders but to become leaders on women’s empowerment—and there has never been a better time to do so.

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Womens Empowerment: Access to Modern Family Planning Products: Time to Address Social Stigma

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Access to Modern Family Planning Products: Time to Address Social Stigma

HERproject works to improve access and use of modern family planning by addressing stigmas that women and men hold about family planning products during workplace training in Kenya.

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Womens Empowerment: Three Changes for Women and Business Coming in 2019

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Three Changes for Women and Business Coming in 2019

As we celebrate International Women's Day, we take a look at three events in 2019 that have the potential to alter how business influences women’s empowerment.

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Womens Empowerment: #ThisIsALeader: Raising the Profile of Women Making a Difference

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#ThisIsALeader: Raising the Profile of Women Making a Difference

Out of the spotlight and away from the media attention, women throughout global supply chains are quietly taking on leadership roles and driving change for their colleagues, families, and communities.

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Womens Empowerment: Supply Chains Give Us the Opportunity to Measure and Fight Violence against Women

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Supply Chains Give Us the Opportunity to Measure and Fight Violence against Women

Leading global brands and their suppliers are putting their weight behind efforts to address violence against women through workplace-based interventions.

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Womens Empowerment: Making Supply Chains Work for Women

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Making Supply Chains Work for Women

This is why and how companies should drive gender equality in global supply chains.

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Womens Empowerment: Climate Solutions Need Women at the Center

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Climate Solutions Need Women at the Center

Companies can address climate risk more effectively and efficiently if they put women at the heart of their climate resilience strategies.

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Womens Empowerment: Climate and Women

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Climate and Women

This paper explores the connection between women’s empowerment and resilience to climate change and aims to drive corporate action to put women at the center of climate solutions.

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Womens Empowerment: Are You Ready to Incorporate Gender into Your Supply Chain Due Diligence?

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Are You Ready to Incorporate Gender into Your Supply Chain Due Diligence?

New gender-sensitive auditing guidance provides recommendations, practical advice, and relevant examples on how to effectively integrate gender considerations into audits.

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Womens Empowerment: How Businesses Are Collaborating for the Sustainable Development Goals

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How Businesses Are Collaborating for the Sustainable Development Goals

For meaningful progress toward the SDGs, we need actors across entire value chains to take collective action on the issues that threaten business growth and social development.

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Upcoming Events on Women’s Empowerment

How Business Can Build a ‘Future of Work’ That Works for Women


How Business Can Build a ‘Future of Work’ That Works for Women

BSR and Women Deliver are hosting a pre-conference side event at Women Deliver 2019 on how to build a "Future of Work" that works for women.

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