Women's Empowerment

Bacardi Stirs Up Conversations about Equality in a Male-Dominated Business

Bacardi Spirit Forward Series addresses equal opportunities and accountability in the industry to create more inclusive workplace
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Dedicated to championing the outstanding individuals in the hospitality industry and beyond, the Second Annual Bacardi Spirit Forward Women Empowerment Series, in partnership with PUNCH, wrapped up its 2019 season. Exploring timely topics such as representation, innovation, and disrupting the status quo, all through the lens of “originality,” the series featured a diverse group of voices from both inside and outside the hospitality world.

Comerica Bank Brings Southern California Women Business Leaders Together

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Learn, Connect and Grow. That was our promise to the more than 500 business leaders who attended the Comerica Bank Women’s Business Symposium in Orange County. Our 13th year of hosting this event was a day full of thought-leadership content, inspiration and empowerment.

Entrepreneur Ivette Mayo kicked off the program with a spirited speech encouraging the audience to challenge limited thinking, take bold action, push past excuses and move beyond complacent to be POWERFUL.

More Than 600 Representatives From Business, Government and Civil Society Call for Gender Equality at the United Nations

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UNITED NATIONS, N.Y., March 15, 2019 /3BL Media/ — The United Nations Global Compact, United Nations Office for Partnerships (UNOP) and UN Women convened over 600 representatives from business, Government and civil society this week to discuss business action to advance gender equality and women’s empowerment.

CEOs Unite in Response to Backlash on Gender Equality

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The following is a joint press release from Male Champions of Change and the United Nations Global Compact. 

Businesses leaders convene at the United Nations to discuss barriers to progress

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The following is a joint press release from Male Champions of Change and the United Nations Global Compact. 

Businesses leaders convene at the United Nations to discuss barriers to progress

More Than 80 Stock Exchanges to Ring the Bell for Gender Equality

UN Global Compact calls on stock exchanges to take concrete actions to empower women in business
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UNITED NATIONS, N.Y., March 5, 2019 /3BL Media/ — The UN Global Compact and the Sustainable Stock Exchanges initiative together with partners today rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange in support of gender equality.

Secret Asks Women to Share 'No Sweat' Stories on Instagram

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  • Women's deodorant brand Secret is asking female Instagram users to share their empowering "All Strength, No Sweat" stories amid four new product launches, per an announcement. The Procter & Gamble brand's panel of judges, including brand leaders and social influencers, will select as many as 10 women whose stories of personal strength will run in a multichannel campaign throughout the year.
     

A Look Back at Gildan’s Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives

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As a global company, Gildan recognizes that one of its greatest strengths comes from the collective diversity of its organization. The Company is focused on supporting a culture that encourages the contributions of everyone and is invested in the development of its employees and communities, further enabling them to recognize and reach their full potential.

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

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By Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject, BSR

The products and services that keep our societies advancing depend on interconnected economies and global supply chains. Often, if you follow these chains to their very end, you will find women in factories or on farms: Approximately 200 million women work in global supply chains. From Bangladesh and China to Kenya and Ethiopia, women are at the heart of the production of many of the clothes we wear and much of the food we consume.

Over 60 Stock Exchanges Around the World to Ring the Bell for Gender Equality

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NEW YORK, March 8, 2018 /3BL Media/ - In celebration of International Women’s Day, over 60 stock exchanges around the world are joining the United Nations Global Compact, Global Compact Local Networks and their partners to host bell ringing ceremonies in support of gender equality.

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