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Jun

24

June 24, 2020

Womens Empowerment: The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The Business Role in Creating a 21st-Century Social Contract

The time is now for an overhaul of the social contract to address 21st-century realities and needs. A new social contract can deliver long-term value creation that enables economic security and mobility, is genuinely inclusive, and addresses challenges such as the transition to clean energy and the emergence of a digital world.

#Climate Change #Human Rights #Inclusive Economy #Social Contract #Supply Chain #Sustainability Management #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

12

March 12, 2020

Womens Empowerment: Women’s Empowerment and Business: 2020 Trends and Opportunities

Women’s Empowerment and Business: 2020 Trends and Opportunities

This report presents the aggregate findings from the Women’s Empowerment Principles Gender Gap Analysis Tool, in particular how companies are doing in terms of commitment, implementation, measurement, and transparency on gender equality issues.

#Womens Empowerment

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Mar

5

March 5, 2020

Womens Empowerment: Gender Equality and Social Audits e-Learning

Gender Equality and Social Audits e-Learning

To support social auditors, companies and a broader spectrum of social compliance regulatory organizations, BSR has developed a Gender Equality and Social Audits e-Learning course. The interactive course, consisting of three parts, covers key gender concepts, the business case for addressing gender in social audits, and considerations for tips for ensuring a gender-sensitive approach throughout an audit process.

#Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Dec

3

December 3, 2019

Womens Empowerment: Supporting Women in the Luxury Supply Chain: A Focus on Italy

Supporting Women in the Luxury Supply Chain: A Focus on Italy

Working women in Italy face numerous challenges in the labor market, and little is known about gender equality efforts and the gender gaps impacting women working in the Italian luxury supply chain. BSR and Wise Growth conducted various activities to assist the Kering Group with understanding the challenges faced and opportunities available to women workers.

#Consumer Products #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Oct

3

October 3, 2019

Womens Empowerment: Making Women Workers Count

Making Women Workers Count

#Human Rights #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Aug

7

August 7, 2019

Womens 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

Businesses have a responsibility not only to help workers prepare and transition for the ‘future of work,’ but also enact strategies that create positive change and economic advances for women. This report outlines how to do so.

#Inclusive Economy #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

25

September 25, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Climate and Women

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.

#Climate Change #Womens Empowerment

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Sep

24

September 24, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Gender Equality in Social Auditing Guidance

Gender Equality in Social Auditing Guidance

#Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Apr

9

April 9, 2018

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

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.

#Consumer Products #Supply Chain #Womens Empowerment

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Mar

13

March 13, 2018

Womens Empowerment: Financial Needs of Garment Workers in India

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.

#Consumer Products #Financial Services #HERproject #Womens Empowerment

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