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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

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: Japanese
Iberdrola Case Study

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Harnessing Women's Talent in the Electricity Sector

Read this case study on Iberdrola, a multinational electric utility company based in Spain. The company set out to increase its number of women working as electricians and technicians. In August 2019, they created a School for Electricians uniquely for women.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:Case studies

Language: English
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

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Language: English
VideoCollaborate_and_Remote_Working

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#WeLearn: Collaboration and Remote Working

On 5 November 2020, WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme hosted the Collaboration and Remote Working learning session. The Covid-19 pandemic has changed many things including the way we work.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Implementation

Image showing the introduction to the Bulletin. Above the text there is a banner graphic celebrating that the Women's Empowerment Principles are turning 10 years this year.

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WEPs Bulletin 5: Deadline to apply for Award extended and latest knowledge products

WEPs Secretariat 


As of November 2020, our community of WEPs Signatories has now grown into a global peer network of more than 3,800 signatories (and counting) that have taken a stand for gender equality and women’s empowerment, while showing it to the world.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WEPs Secretariat

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Category:Bulletins

Language: English
Public Policy Case Study- United States

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United States: The Women's Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment Act

Recognizing the importance of women’s economic empowerment and financial resilience in addressing global poverty, the United States passed a law mandating a gender-sensitive approach to international development.

Author:WE EMPOWER G7

Publisher:WE EMPOWER G7

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Category:Case studies

Language: English
Mentoring

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Mentoring to Advance Women’s Professional Development

On the 28 October 2020, WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme organized the "Mentoring to Advance Women’s Professional Development" event. The speakers discussed how WEPs signatories can develop their own mentoring programmes.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Gender-responsive procurement

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Gender-Responsive Procurement

The Gender-Responsive Procurement Guidance Note helps companies implement the Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs).

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Implementation

Language: English
mentoring and weps

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Mentoring in the Workplace

Mentoring is an effective and increasingly popular way for private sector companies to advance the Women’s Empowerment Principle 4, promote women’s training and professional development, and drive positive organizational culture change.

Author:UN Women under WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:WEPs Implementation

Language: English
CNote Case Study

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Driving the Solution for Inclusive Investing

Read this Case Study with CNote, a financial platform based in the US, to learn how they are implementing several Women's Empowerment Principles through their Gender Equality Action Plan.

Author:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

Publisher:WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme

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Category:Case studies

Language: English

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