Empowering Female Workers in the Apparel Industry: Three Areas for Business Action

To realize the ambitions of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the UN High-Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment says there is a “pressing need to step up actions to close gender gaps and ensure the full economic empowerment of women.” The private sector has an important role to play in this ambition—particularly in sectors, like apparel, that employ large numbers of women all over the world.

BSR proposes three areas where apparel companies can take action to promote women workers’ well-being and economic empowerment!

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