Investing in Women
IWD2023 Reflections: Women’s Economic Empowerment deserves greater effort from governments and the private sector
Women’s economic empowerment is critical to stronger economic growth and more resilient economies. More than ever, it deserves a greater effort from governments and ...
Investor’s Journey In Gender Lens Investing: Examples From The Field (AVV)
This case study examines how investors can use a gender lens approach to investing. It looks at Ascend Ventures Vietnam and highlights key considerations for ...
Sustaining an inclusive culture for women at DDB Group Philippines
This case study examines how DDB Group Philippines has worked to create and sustain an inclusive work environment for women. It looks at the initiatives ...
Case Study: Sponsorship and Its Effects on Workplace Gender Equality PT Vale Indonesia and PT Adis Dimensions Footwear
This case study examines the influence of sponsorship programs on gender equality in the workplace.
The challenges and advantages of being a woman entrepreneur in the startup arena
Women entrepreneurs and business leaders came together at the Philippine Startup Week to discuss how to balance career progression with life’s demands. The panel ...
Yaring Pinay Gender Communication Toolkit for TVET Students
This toolkit provides a comprehensive set of resources to aid in fostering gender-responsive communication. It is designed for educators, administrators, and students looking to cultivate ...
Gender Equity Insights 2022
The Gender Equity Insights 2022 report examines the trends, policies and practices that positively affect gender inequality and any areas where improvements can still be made.
Trends and Opportunities to Advance Gender Equality in Business in Asia and the Pacific
This report provides valuable insights into the current state of gender equality in business in the Asia Pacific. It looks at various factors driving progress ...
Gender-Responsive Procurement in Asia and the Pacific: An Opportunity for an Equitable Economic Future
Published by the Asian Development Bank, this report highlights the importance of gender-responsive procurement in creating an inclusive economic future.
Why investing in women is good business
To raise awareness of the business cases of investing in women, the Manila Angel Investors Network (MAIN) held a panel discussion entitled The Bottom Line: ...
WEPs country winners announced
The UN Women Asia Pacific Women Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Awards is the first regional awards initiative that recognises companies promoting inclusive and sustainable growth in ...
Can digital workplaces lead to an ‘illusion of flexibility’?
This panel discussion supported by Investing in Women challenged the view that WFH arrangments tend to primarily cater to women by interrogating the norm that ...
Applying the Asian Development Bank’s Approach to Gender Mainstreaming in Private Sector
This tip sheet ADB’s overall approach to gender mainstreaming and xplains the design features and potential gender measures in private sector projects.
JEDI Investing Toolkit
The JEDI Investing Toolkit is designed for investors who want to apply a justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion (JEDI) lens to their processes and portfolios
How to Drive Belonging for Women in the Workplace
By analysing data from the Better to Belong research with a gender lens, this report uncovered how women’s experiences in the workplace differ, and ...
Women in the Workplace 2022
Women in the Workplace 2022 is a comprehensive study of the state of women in corporate America. The study found that women are underrepresented at every ...