On March 6, the fifth annual Women’s Empowerment Principles event was held by the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and UN Women. The event, which marked International Women’s Day, focused on how inclusive business strategies and practices drive change towards realising the Women’s Empowerment Principles. It also featured innovative approaches taken by the private sector to achieve gender equality
at the workplace, in the marketplace and community. Participants included business leaders and representatives from a wide range of sectors and geographical regions and other key stakeholders from civil society, government and academia.