WEPs Leaders

Journey of a technology Entrepreneur: Bessie Schwarz

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Journey of a Technology Entrepreneur

Bessie Schwarz is the CEO and co-founder of flood-mapping platform Cloud to Street, which helps governments, humanitarian organizations and insurers to effectively respond and prepare for flood disasters.

Author:Dina Pinos

Publisher:WE EMPOWER-G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English English
Why do the WEPs matter even more during the COVID-19 crisis?

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Why Do the Women's Empowerment Principles Matter Even More During the COVID-19 Crisis?

Amanda Ellis explains why the UN Women’s  Empowerment Principles have never been more important as we enter the United Nations Decade for Action and deal with the devastating impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Author:Amanda Ellis

Publisher:WE EMPOWER- G7

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Finding Sustainable Solutions in Water Management

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Finding Sustainable Solutions in Water Management

This Leaders in Action story follows the journey of Bioazul co-founder, Antonia Lorenzo Lopez. Bioazul is company focused on the development of eco-innovative and sustainable solutions for water reuse and treatment.

Author:WE EMPOWER G7

Publisher:WE EMPOWER G7

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Transformation Through Code

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Transformation Through Code

This Leaders in Action story follows the journey of AnnieCannons co-founder, Jessica Hubley.

Author:WE EMPOWER G7

Publisher:WE EMPOWER G7

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Gender Equality through Virtual Reality

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Gender Equality through Virtual Reality

This Leaders in Action story follows the journey of Mixtape VR founder, Nyla Innuksuk. Mixtape VR is a mixed media production company focused in collaboration with Indigenous communities in Canada.

Author:WE EMPOWER G7

Publisher:WE EMPOWER G7

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Leveraging Diversity to Boost Technological Innovation

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Leveraging Diversity to Boost Technological Innovation

This Leaders in Action story follows the journey of Fusion Fund's founder, Lu Zhang. Fusion Fund is a Venture Capital firm which invests in early-stage entrepreneurs who are building innovative technologies to drive systemic change.

Author:WE EMPOWER G7

Publisher:WE EMPOWER G7

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Paving the Way for Women in Technology

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Paving the Way for Women in Technology

This Leaders in Action story follows the journey of FlyTechnista's founder, TeLisa Daughtry. FlyTechnista supports women and girls through education, employment opportunities and community engagement in the field of technology.

Author:WE EMPOWER G7

Publisher:WE EMPOWER G7

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Leadership Insights, GSMA, Mats Granyrd

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Mobile Network Operators are Driving Digital Gender Equality During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the urgency to reach women with mobile technology. GSMA Director General Mats Granryd explains how connecting more women and helping them reap the benefits of mobile technology will support them and their families to navigate this global pandemic.

Author:Mats Granryd

Publisher:WE EMPOWER-G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Leadership Insights: Jos Schmitt, President CEO of NEO Exchange, Inc.

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How Being a WEPs Signatory Changed a Stock Exchange in Canada

NEO Exchange is established on the principles of fairness and transparency. Its Co-Founder, President and CEO, Jos Schmitt shares why the Canadian stock exchange decided to sign the WEPs and how being a signatory changed the institution.

Author:Meral Guzel

Publisher:WE EMPOWER-G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English

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