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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, Manager | Paris

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 | Paris

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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Blog | 2018 June 15

The Digital Payments Opportunity: A Conversation

The Digital Payments Opportunity: A Conversation

Chhavi Ghuliani, Associate Director | New York

A discussion with UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance's Private Sector Digital Innovation Lead Marjolaine Chaintreau and BSR's HERproject Associate Director Chhavi Ghuliani on digital wages.

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Blog | 2018 May 29

How Health Training Changed Social Norms in Himalayan Villages

How Health Training Changed Social Norms in Himalayan Villages

Lisa Staxäng, Associate, HERproject | Paris

Here, we take a look into how a HERproject training program on menstrual hygiene has changed the lives of women in Himalayan villages in India.

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Blog | 2018 May 17

How Business Can Help Close the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap: 2017 Global Findex Takeaways

How Business Can Help Close the Financial Inclusion Gender Gap: 2017 Global Findex Takeaways

Filippo Sebastio, Former Associate | Hong Kong; Lucia Flores, Associate, HERproject | Paris

To help close the financial inclusion gender gap, the private sector should support greater account ownership and usage among the women who make up the majority of workers in their supply chains.

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Blog | 2018 May 11

The Future of Work for Women in China: Lessons from HERproject

The Future of Work for Women in China: Lessons from HERproject

Cherry Lin, Manager | Guangzhou

Here are a few recommendations for companies looking to promote gender equality and sustainability in their operations and supply chains in China.

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Blog | 2018 April 25

Five Years after Rana Plaza, We Still Must Do More to Empower Women Workers in Bangladesh

Five Years after Rana Plaza, We Still Must Do More to Empower Women Workers in Bangladesh

Marat Yu, Former Manager | Hong Kong

Brands, suppliers, and the development community can do these four things to further the empowerment of women workers in Bangladesh and elsewhere.

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Blog | 2018 March 9

How Do You Empower 100,000 Women?

How Do You Empower 100,000 Women?

Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | Paris

In 2014, ANN made its 100,000 Women Commitment to empower 100,000 women working in its global supply chain. Here's the story of how it achieved this milestone.

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Blog | 2018 March 8

On International Women’s Day, Let’s Press for Progress in Global Supply Chains

On International Women’s Day, Let’s Press for Progress in Global Supply Chains

Christine Svarer, Director, HERproject | Paris

If all players across global value chains press for progress, we can achieve a future where an empowered female workforce is widely recognized as a driver for business success.

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