The event "Women's empowerment in the world of business", co-organized by UN Global Compact Network Italia and Women20, will take place on June 28th, 2021, from 2:15 pm to 4:00. The aim of the event is to promote women’s empowerment in the private sector in Italy by discussing the role of Italian businesses in contributing to gender equality.
the event will be attended by representatives of the International Labor Organization and UN Women. Business leaders will exchange ideas, sharing practices and visions for the future. The event will be the opportunity to present concrete projects that can guide companies in this journey: Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs), which offer guidance for companies to respect women's rights and enhance their potential in the workplace, on the market and in communities and the WEPs Gender Gap Analysis Tool, a self-assessment tool for corporate performance.
The meeting will be held in English and the participation is free.