Gender Equality Principles Initiative (GEP Initiative)

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Gender Equality Principles Initiative (GEP Initiative) is a partnership among the San Francisco Department on the Status of Women, Calvert Group, Ltd., and Verité. The GEP offer practical standards to which companies can aspire and a measure against which they can assess their progress on 7 fundamental gender equality issues.

This comprehensive, web-based assessment and toolkit will assist companies in GEP implementation. All materials and tools have been created with direct input from a range of companies, non-governmental organizations, and experts in gender, human rights, labour, employment, and legal issues to ensure that they are operationally relevant and can be used effectively and extensively.


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About this organisation

Partnership types

Standards and guidelines development

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States

Global issues

Gender issues; Human rights; Labour conditions