Forum on Due Diligence in the Garment and Footwear Sector

Investor action for human rights approaches that prioritize gender

Feb 21, 2022 | 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Side Sessions


by Boston Common Asset Management (BCAM) Investors are currently not prioritizing gender in an explicit and intersectional way in their human rights approaches despite the importance in doing so. During this session, we will explore and workshop practical guidance for how investors can prioritize gender in their human rights efforts, both institutionally as well as in their assessment of portfolio companies. There will be a limited number of attendees to ensure intimate and rich discussion. Interested parties can express their interest via email to