Held over two days, the 6th Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles
() event, Gender Equality and the Global Jobs Challenge
(), will spotlight business strategies, experience and challenges on increasing and enhancing job opportunities for women and expanding access to decent jobs. With more than 670 CEO signatories worldwide, the WEPs - a partnership initiative of UN Women
() and the UN Global Compact
()- provide a roadmap for companies to advance and empower women in the workplace, marketplace and community. The event brings together the experience of leading stakeholders from business, Government and civil society to strengthen local and global solutions. The main programme on 6 March, will include the announcement of the 2014 WEPs Leadership Awards.