Actions and Detail Panel
Women's Economic Empowerment
Tue, 25 October 2016, 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM EDT
A growing body of evidence is driving the business case that "women's empowerment is good for business" and momentum is building as multiple cross-sector initiatives are gaining traction. Join us to hear how community and business leaders in Clarington region have benefited from advancing Women's Empowerment. Learn how businesses around the globe are adopting the Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs) developed by UN Women and the United Nations Global Compact. Hear how Canada is taking a lead role in this initiative with an expanded version that engages all stakeholders through The Canadian Coalition to Empower Women. Participate in an exchange of ideas about how Women's Empowerment can strengthen and build our community and fuel our economy and social progress. Women's Empowerment Means Business. Right here. Right now!