Western and Central Africa
Eastern and Southern Africa
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Launched in July 2000, the UN Global Compact is a leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible and sustainable corporate policies and practices. With nearly 8,000 corporate participants in over 140 countries, the UN Global Compact is the world's largest voluntary corporate sustainability initiative.
Vital Voices Global Partnership is the preeminent non-governmental organization (NGO) that identifies, trains and empowers emerging women leaders and social entrepreneurs around the globe, enabling them to create a better world for us all.
The International Federation of Business and Professional Women - known widely as BPW International - is one of the most influential international networks of business and professional women with affiliates in over 95 countries in five continents.
The International Women's Coffee Alliance is a global peer network of women in coffee that advocates for women from seed to cup. Through the establishment of IWCA Country Chapters, national organisations create the infrastructure needed to provide networking, training, and sustainable livelihoods in the local coffee communities.
Quantum Leaps is a global accelerator for women's entrepreneurship based in Washington DC. It works on six issues to spur women's enterprise development: research, entrepreneurial training, access to capital, market access, technology and innovation, and advocacy on behalf of women entrepreneurs.
The most popular talk show in Papua New Guinea, Tanim Graun, discusses this question in a special edition as part of the United Nations’ 16 days of activism against gender-based violence.The panel included Mr. Torek Farhadi, Senior Adviser for the ITC Women and Trade Programme. He argues that economic empowerment of women can help address domestic violence, sexual assault and discrimination in homes, communities and workplaces.
Women & Procurement
An E-Learning course provided by the ITC SME Trade Academy