Resources

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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

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Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English French
WEPs Brochure

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WEPs Introduction for Companies in the Asia-Pacific

This introductory brochure for companies in the Asia-Pacific provides information about the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) and UN Women's services to help private companies implement them, including through training and learning programs, technical assistance and innovative new initiatives

Author:WeEmpowerAsia

Publisher:WeEmpowerAsia

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Category:WEPs Guidance

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:UN Women

Publisher:UN Women

Date:

Category:Video and Event

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

Date:

Category:Public Policy

Language: English
Mentoring

Video

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

Date:

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

Date:

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

Date:

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

Date:

Category:Case Study

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

Date:

Category:WEPs Leaders

Languages: English French

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