Win-Win Building Back Better
Date: Wednesday, June 9, 2021
UN WOMEN PRESENTS
Win-Win: Building Back Better
The UN Women Caribbean Office will be hosting a Webinar Series entitled “Win-Win: Building Back Better” in Jamaica in June 2021. This webinar series is being implemented as part of the “Win-Win: Gender Equality Means Good Business” programme, which was created in partnership between UN Women, the International Labour Organization and the European Union which contributes to the economic empowerment of women, recognizing them as beneficiaries and partners of growth and development. The programme has successfully onboarded the commitment of major corporations to the Women’s Economic Principles (WEPs) towards increasing gender equality, women´s empowerment and strengthening companies’ capacities to implement these commitments and continues to work with SMEs in the marketplace.
The objective of the series is to emphasize the business case and actions for corporations, SMEs, and public sector stakeholders to optimize the returns from investing in women, showcasing real-life business practices and practical steps to enable inclusive economic growth and international trade.
The webinar will have a combination of panel discussions and presentations covering a range of topics related to economic empowerment of women from ‘Building Back Better – Global & Local Perspective’, ‘Gender lens Investing & Breaking the Glass Ceiling’, ’calling Up your Business’, to ‘Export, Trade and Financing’. The UN Women Webinar Series will be streaming) on June 15, 16, 22 & 23 2021 starting at 10:30 AM (EST).
Call to Action
Global experts and business leaders will reframe the opportunities for economic recovery and new investment sources, with a Call to Action to reboot acceleration for corporates and SME’s through export trade.