Countdown to International Women’s Day


he UN Global Compact invites you to join the Countdown to International Women’s Day — a high-impact, interactive learning journey designed to help your company move from commitment to action on gender equality. 

Through weekly activities from 1 February to 8 March 2023, you will join global peers in a mix of live and on-demand learning experiences offered in multiple languages and time zones.

Why join

  • Receive concrete frameworks and tools to set — and make progress on — ambitious corporate targets for gender equality

  • Gain insights from UN and industry experts on how to advance women leadership, male allyship, equal pay and more

  • Develop key messages and actions that your company can meaningfully leverage this International Women’s Day (and beyond)

How it works

  • Sign up for the journey below

  • Receive weekly emails with activity reminders and additional resources

  • Start your journey! Engage in interactive online learning, join live sessions, hear from global changemakers and more

  • Complete the full journey and receive a certificate of completion from the UN Global Compact Academy to share on social media

You will unpack what holistic corporate action for gender equality looks like in practice — regardless of your region, industry or sector.

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