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Blog | 2020 September 24

Scaling the Impact of Digital Financial Services: The Opportunity and Imperative during COVID-19

Scaling the Impact of Digital Financial Services: The Opportunity and Imperative during COVID-19

Payal Dalal, Senior Vice President, Social Impact, International Markets, Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth; Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject

In a new report, HERproject and the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth share lessons and insights from Digital Wages programs that can help companies, governments, and financial service providers scale up digital payments for low-income workers after COVID-19.

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Report | 2020 September 17

Digitizing for Inclusion: Insights from Wage Digitization in the Garment Sector

Digitizing for Inclusion: Insights from Wage Digitization in the Garment Sector

Ella Moffat, Manager | France; Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | France

BSR's HERproject and the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth share five insights on inclusive wage digitization in the garment sector.

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Report | 2020 September 16

Engaging the Private Sector to Prevent and Address Violence Against Women

Engaging the Private Sector to Prevent and Address Violence Against Women

Lucia Flores, Manager | France; Lauren Shields, Associate Director | France

This Knowledge Exchange is based on a joint webinar by BSR HERproject and SVRI, which discussed the role of private sector in VAW prevention and response. 

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Blog | 2020 July 21

Building Financial Resilience of Low-Income Groups for Emergency Preparedness: Experiences from HERfinance India

Building Financial Resilience of Low-Income Groups for Emergency Preparedness: Experiences from HERfinance India

Mansi Gupta, HERproject Consultant | India; Ganga Nair, HERproject Consultant | India; Isadora Loreto, Associate | Barcelona

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Blog | 2020 June 16

Rapid Wage Digitization in Bangladesh: Implications for Women in the Era of COVID-19

Rapid Wage Digitization in Bangladesh: Implications for Women in the Era of COVID-19

Isadora Loreto, Associate | Barcelona; Smita Nimilita, Bangladesh Country Representative | Dhaka; Jessica Witten, Associate | Paris

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Report | 2020 June 16

HERfinance Wage Digitization in Bangladesh: Applying a Gender Lens

HERfinance Wage Digitization in Bangladesh: Applying a Gender Lens

Isadora Loreto, Associate | Barcelona; Smita Nimilita, Bangladesh Country Representative | Dhaka; Jessica Witten, Associate | Paris

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Blog | 2020 May 28

Menstrual Hygiene Management: Not Just a Woman’s Business

Menstrual Hygiene Management: Not Just a Woman’s Business

Margaux Yost, Manager | France

This Menstrual Hygiene Day, HERproject is sharing insights and findings from HERproject programming in Ethiopia and India on the needs that women workers face and emerging good practice on how to support menstrual health in the supply chain.

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Blog | 2020 April 20

Women in Supply Chains: On the Frontlines of COVID-19’s Impact

Women in Supply Chains: On the Frontlines of COVID-19’s Impact

Margaux Yost, Manager | France; Ella Moffat, Manager | France

The COVID-19 pandemic has quickly transformed from a global health crisis into a financial crisis, particularly for low-income female workers in global supply chains. However, companies can effectively deploy preventative measures to support workers and workplaces to protect their health and strengthen their financial resilience.

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Report | 2020 March 11

Digital Wages: Positive Impact for Women and Business

Digital Wages: Positive Impact for Women and Business

This report presents the impact of HERfinance Digital Wages Program in Bangladesh.

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Blog | 2020 March 11

The Shift to Digital Wages: Making Sure It Works for Women and Business

The Shift to Digital Wages: Making Sure It Works for Women and Business

Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | France

In the HERfinance Digital Wages program in Bangladesh, designed to support garment factories making the transition from cash to digital payrolls, we found a tangible connection between tailoring programs to women’s needs and an increase in women’s financial inclusion and empowerment.

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