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Report | 2019 June 25

HERrespect: How Business Can Make a Difference on Violence against Women and Girls

HERrespect: How Business Can Make a Difference on Violence against Women and Girls

Lauren Shields, Associate Director | France; Dominic Kotas, Communications Associate, Collaborative Initiatives | Paris; Lucia Flores, Manager | France

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Blog | 2019 May 7

Making Supply Chains Safe for Women Workers

Making Supply Chains Safe for Women Workers

Jeremy Prepscius, Vice President | Hong Kong; Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | France

Where Compliance Programs End, Supplier Relationships Matter

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Blog | 2019 March 15

Access to Modern Family Planning Products: Time to Address Social Stigma

Access to Modern Family Planning Products: Time to Address Social Stigma

Margaux Yost, Manager | France

HERproject works to improve access and use of modern family planning by addressing stigmas that women and men hold about family planning products during workplace training in Kenya.

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Blog | 2019 March 15

Three Ways for Companies to Promote Women’s Leadership across the Supply Chain

Three Ways for Companies to Promote Women’s Leadership across the Supply Chain

Dominic Kotas, Communications Associate, Collaborative Initiatives | Paris

Through individual and collective action, companies have the chance not just to promote women as leaders but to become leaders on women’s empowerment—and there has never been a better time to do so.

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Blog | 2019 March 11

#ThisIsALeader: Raising the Profile of Women Making a Difference

#ThisIsALeader: Raising the Profile of Women Making a Difference

Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | France

Out of the spotlight and away from the media attention, women throughout global supply chains are quietly taking on leadership roles and driving change for their colleagues, families, and communities.

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Report | 2018 December 10

Financial Inclusion for Workers: Including a Gender Lens

Financial Inclusion for Workers: Including a Gender Lens

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

HERproject and IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative, are pleased to release a new brief on the importance of integrating a gender lens into financial inclusion programs.

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Blog | 2018 December 5

Supply Chains Give Us the Opportunity to Measure and Fight Violence against Women

Supply Chains Give Us the Opportunity to Measure and Fight Violence against Women

Dominic Kotas, Communications Associate, Collaborative Initiatives | Paris; Lauren Shields, Associate Director | France

Leading global brands and their suppliers are putting their weight behind efforts to address violence against women through workplace-based interventions.

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Blog | 2018 September 12

Three Tips for Partnerships to Advance Workplace Health

Three Tips for Partnerships to Advance Workplace Health

Marat Yu, Manager, HERproject

David Wofford, Vice President for Public-Private Partnerships, Meridian Group International, Inc.

BSR partnered through HERproject with Evidence Project, Meridian Group International, Inc., and Bayer Pharmaceuticals to create printable health education materials for the workplace covering issues like voluntary family planning and menstrual hygiene.

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Blog | 2018 July 16

Join Us to Empower 1.6 Million Women Workers through HERproject by 2022

Join Us to Empower 1.6 Million Women Workers through HERproject by 2022

Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | France

We are proud to launch a new strategy for HERproject to double our impact and improve the well-being, confidence, and economic potential of women working in global supply chains.

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Report | 2018 July 10

Financial Needs of Garment Workers in India

Financial Needs of Garment Workers in India

This report examines the opportunity to expand financial inclusion for women in India’s garment sector by increasing women’s access to and use of mobile financial products and services.

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