WEPs Leaders

NAKATA KOGEI

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Leading Change at the Regional Level

Shuhei Nakata, President of NAKATA KOGEI Co., Ltd., an SME in Toyooka-City in the western region of Japan, sees the WEPs as an effective framework to advance business practices. Toyooka-City is known for its strong commitment to the SDGs, especially SDG5.  Mr.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Language: Japanese
Blitz Solutions

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Creating Sustainable Solutions in a Blitz

This Leaders in Action piece follows the journey of Blitz Solutions partner, Melissa Blohm. Blitz Solutions is a boutique consultancy based in New York providing sustainable results for their clients.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Nihon Unisys Leadership Insights

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Promoting Gender Equality and Women's Empowerment As First Step Towards Diversity and Inclusion

Akiyoshi Hiraoka, CEO and Representative Director, Nihon Unisys, Ltd., firmly believes that diversity brings innovation, and sees the promotion of gender equality and women's empowerment as a foundation for diversity and inclusion. 

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: Japanese
POLA Leaders in Action

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Fostering Women Entrepreneurs into Community Leaders

POLA Inc. President Miki Oikawa, first female president to head a major cosmetic company in Japan, shares with us how the WEPs support advancing their long-standing commitment and actions to promote gender equality. 

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: Japanese
OLGA Agency

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Designing a World with Gender Equality

This Leaders in Action piece follows the journey of OLGA Agency partners, Jessica Templeton Smith and Lucy Pickford. OLGA Agency is a London-based marketing agency that works with companies in the arts, education and culture sector. 

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
pervormance international

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Leading Innovation in the Textile Industry

Read this Leaders in Action piece to learn about the journeys of sisters Gabriele Renner and Sabine Stein, the co-founders of pioneering clothing company pervormance international.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
Leigh & Siena

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Shifting the Status Quo in the Fashion Industry

This Leaders in Action piece follows the journey of Leigh & Siena co-founders, Ly Nguyen and Tori Watley. Leigh & Siena is a retail formal wear company focused on women’s empowerment throughout the shopping experience.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
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

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: 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

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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

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