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

Author:WEPs Secretariat

Publisher:WEPs Secretariat

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Category:Bulletin

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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Public Policy

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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Video and Event

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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Guidance

Languages: English French
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

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Guidance

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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Case Study

Languages: English French
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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English French
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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English French
Investing in Gender Responsive Companies

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Investing in Gender Responsive Companies

On 19 October 2020, the UN Women and FinDevCanada co-organized the "Investing in Gender Responsive Companies" event. The event was hosted by WE EMPOWER - G7 Programme and organized in support of Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs).

Author:UN Women and FinDevCanada

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Video and Event

Image showing the introduction to the Bulletin. In the image there is a picture of smiling people holding signs saying the women's empowerment principles. Below the image is the introduction paragraphs of our Bulletin and a button for the reader to press if they would like to apply for the 2020 G7-EU WEPs Award.

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WEPs Bulletin Issue 4: Award announcement and October WEPs updates

Author:WEPs Secretariat

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:Bulletin

Language: English

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