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May

28

May 28, 2018

HERproject: How Health Training Changed Social Norms in Himalayan Villages

How Health Training Changed Social Norms in Himalayan Villages

Here, we take a look into how a HERproject training program on menstrual hygiene has changed the lives of women in Himalayan villages in India.

#Healthcare #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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May

17

May 17, 2018

HERproject: How Business Can Help Close the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap: 2017 Global Findex Takeaways

How Business Can Help Close the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap: 2017 Global Findex Takeaways

To help close the financial inclusion gender gap, the private sector should support greater account ownership and usage among the women who make up the majority of workers in their supply chains.

#Financial Services #HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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May

8

May 8, 2018

HERproject: The Future of Work for Women in China: Lessons from HERproject

The Future of Work for Women in China: Lessons from HERproject

Here are a few recommendations for companies looking to promote gender equality and sustainability in their operations and supply chains in China.

#HERproject #Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

23

April 23, 2018

HERproject: Five Years after Rana Plaza, We Still Must Do More to Empower Women Workers in Bangladesh

Five Years after Rana Plaza, We Still Must Do More to Empower Women Workers in Bangladesh

Brands, suppliers, and the development community can do these four things to further the empowerment of women workers in Bangladesh and elsewhere.

#Consumer Products #HERproject #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

9

March 9, 2018

HERproject: How Do You Empower 100,000 Women?

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.

#HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

8

March 8, 2018

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

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.

#HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Nov

25

November 25, 2017

HERproject: Why Intimate Partner Violence Is Your Business

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.

#HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Oct

25

October 25, 2017

HERproject: How Business Can Act Now for Women’s Health and Empowerment: Q&A with Robyn Russell

How Business Can Act Now for Women’s Health and Empowerment: Q&A with Robyn Russell

The UN Foundation, the Evidence Project led by the Population Council, and BSR’s HERproject are pleased to release a new report on private sector action for women's health and empowerment.

#HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Aug

8

August 8, 2017

HERproject: Leveraging Mobile for Workforce Engagement: Opportunities and Recommendations from HERhealth

Leveraging Mobile for Workforce Engagement: Opportunities and Recommendations from HERhealth

Three years ago, BSR launched a partnership with Qualcomm Wireless Reach to amplify the outcomes of BSR’s HERproject program in China through mobile technology. Our work together focused on enhancing HERhealth, the pillar of HERproject that aims to empower low-income women working in global supply chains to take charge of their health.

#Healthcare #HERproject #Information and Communications Technology #Womens Empowerment

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