Gender disparities exist in every country. Girls and women face inequality at home, at work, and in public life. They are disproportionately affected by discrimination, violence, and exploitation.
Risks faced by girls and women diminish proportionally to their financial independence. World Bank and OECD research has consistently shown that women’s economic empowerment is a key component of achieving long-term development goals.
A world where all girls and women are inspired and empowered to achieve their full potential, leading to positive social change.
To provide world-class personal and career development, helping disadvantaged and vulnerable girls and women to achieve their ambitions and financial independence. We do this by leveraging the power of an influential business community and collaborative partnerships in the public, private and charitable sectors.
We are inspiring. It is our goal to inspire and motivate those who interact with us, at whatever level.
We are collaborative. We value long-lasting, positive multi-agency partnerships, working together to understand and address issues, acting as allies and enablers for one another.
"To mobilise an extensive network of talented business leaders to inspire and empower women and girls to achieve their full potential and drive social change."