Over the past three decades, enormous progress has been made toward achieving gender parity in education, yet according to the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, around the world 62 million girls are still out of school.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation works to promote and empower women business leaders to achieve their personal and professional goals by increasing opportunities for women to serve on corporate boards and in the C-suite; mentoring women at all stages of their careers; and building a network for women entrepreneurs to encourage peer-to-peer networking, education, and professional growth.
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Evidence-Based Approaches: Unlocking Shared Value Through Economic Empowerment
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Corporate Citizenship Center (USCCF) will host the second Path to Empowerment series. In our next phase, we will include discussions on private sector collaboration to solve economic empowerment challenges in supply chains and communities, including the empowerment of women.
It's Wednesday, here's what's happening in the news this week!
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Here's what's making headlines this week: