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Sep

25

September 25, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Climate Solutions Need Women at the Center

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.

#Climate Change #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

24

September 24, 2018

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

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.

#Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

20

September 20, 2018

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

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.

#Clean Cargo Working Group #Climate Change #Collaboration #Future of Internet Power #Global Impact Sourcing Coalition #HERproject #Maritime Anti-Corruption Network #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

11

September 11, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Three Tips for Partnerships to Advance Workplace Health

Three Tips for Partnerships to Advance Workplace Health

BSR partnered through HERproject with Evidence Project, Meridian Group International, Inc., and Bayer Pharmaceuticals to create printable health education materials for the workplace covering issues like voluntary family planning and menstrual hygiene.

#Healthcare #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Jul

17

July 17, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Join Us to Empower 1.6 Million Women Workers through HERproject by 2022

Join Us to Empower 1.6 Million Women Workers through HERproject by 2022

We are proud to launch a new strategy for HERproject to double our impact and improve the well-being, confidence, and economic potential of women working in global supply chains.

#HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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Jul

5

July 5, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Making Data Work for Women

Making Data Work for Women

BSR is proud to lead a major new initiative to develop a gender data framework for global supply chains.

#Womens Empowerment

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Jun

22

June 22, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Sustainability Standards Driving Impact for Women in Global Supply Chains

Sustainability Standards Driving Impact for Women in Global Supply Chains

Here's how multistakeholder initiatives and sustainability standards organizations can further invest in progress on gender issues.

#Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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May

28

May 28, 2018

Womens Empowerment: 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

Womens Empowerment: 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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