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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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May

8

May 8, 2018

Womens Empowerment: 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

Womens Empowerment: 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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Apr

20

April 20, 2018

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

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.

#Climate Change #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

15

March 15, 2018

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

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.

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