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WEPs in Japan

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WEPs Handbook for Japanese Companies

The WEPs Handbook for Japanese Companies, developed jointly by the WE EMPOWER Japan Programme and the Global Compact Network Japan, provides step by step guidance for the Japanese business sector on how to implement the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs).

Author:UN Women and Global Compact Network Japan

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Info about WEPs

Language: Japanese
Canada case study

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Canada: Pay Equity Act

The Pay Equity Act of 2018 establishes a groundbreaking pay equity regime within the federal public and private sectors.

Author:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Public Policy

Language: English
Estonia case study

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Estonia: Employment Contracts and Family Benefits Acts

Estonia offers some of the most extensive and well-compensated parental support policies in the world, including the longest fully paid maternity leave.Work-life balance, particularly in relation to parents, features prominently in public debates.

Author:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Public Policy

Language: English
The image is a screenshot of the first page of the WEPs news update. It includes an introductory message. The head banner is in orange in support of the 16 days of activism against gender based violence.

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WEPs Bulletin Issue 7: Happening in the WEPs Community this week and in early December


 

Author:WEPs Secretariat

Publisher:WEPs Secretariat

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Category:Bulletin

Language: English
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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English 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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English French
The image is a screenshot taken of the first paragraphs of the weps news update. In the image you see the WEPs logo and black banner on top of the image and then a message of the latest updates from the WEPs Secretariat.

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WEPs Bulletin Issue 6: Closing soon - Apply to the 2020 G7 - EU WEPs Award by Thursday

Author:WEPs Secretariat

Publisher:WEPs Secretariat

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Category:Bulletin

Language: English
Gowling WLG

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Embracing Diversity and Inclusion in the Legal Sector

Read this case study with Gowling WLG, an international law firm based in Canada and the United Kingdom.

Author:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Case Study

Languages: English French

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