Women, Peace and Security: A Guidance for Business

This guidance builds on existing frameworks such as the Ten Principles of the United Nations Global Compact, the Sustainable Development Goals, the Women’s Empowerment Principles, and the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. It explains the role companies can play in contributing to the achievement of the key pillars of the WPS agenda, particularly  in relation to women’s economic empowerment in fragile and conflict-affected areas.