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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 | Paris

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 | Paris; Ella Moffat, Manager | Paris

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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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 | Paris

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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Blog | 2019 October 2

How Technology Can Take Financial Inclusion Training Further and Deeper

How Technology Can Take Financial Inclusion Training Further and Deeper

Ella Moffat, Manager | Paris

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Blog | 2019 September 19

Empowering Women in Toy Factories: Insights from Our Pilot in India

Empowering Women in Toy Factories: Insights from Our Pilot in India

Lucia Flores, Manager, HERproject | Paris

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Blog | 2019 August 14

Can We Create a ‘Future of Work’ that Works for Women?

Can We Create a ‘Future of Work’ that Works for Women?

Aditi Mohapatra, Director, Women's Empowerment, BSR; Katie Abbott, Manager, BSR

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Blog | 2019 July 2

Eliminating Violence and Harassment Just Became an Obligation for Businesses Worldwide

Eliminating Violence and Harassment Just Became an Obligation for Businesses Worldwide

Aditi Mohapatra, Director, Women's Empowerment, BSR; Lauren Shields, Associate Director, HERproject

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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 | Paris

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 | Paris

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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