Target Gender Equality

The accelerator programme that supports companies in setting ambitious targets for women's representation and leadership in top management.

Consisting of performance reviews, capacity building workshops, peer learning andstakeholder dialogue through national and international initiatives, Target Gender Equalityenables organisations to consolidate the 7 Women's Empowerment Principles and increasetheir contribution to SDG 5 | Target 5, which calls for equal representation, participation and leadership in organisations worldwide:

Ensure women's full and effective participation and equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making in political, economic and public life.
Target Gender Equality counts with the technical expertise of Catalyst and the support of PVH and Natura & Co. and has a TGE Global Coalition composed of important entities around the world.

Through TGE, companies will be able to:

  • Set ambitious and realistic goals for promoting gender equality, demonstrating commitment and concrete action to employees, investors and other stakeholders.
  • Understand their current gender equality performance through the facilitated use of WEPs Gender Gap Analysis Tool.
  • Engage in specialized learning opportunities.
  • Create a network of partners and experts to support the organisation's gender equality strategy, working together to overcome instituted barriers.
  • Value women who are driving their organisation's success by directly contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals.

See the list of participants for the 2020 | 2021 edition

The Global Compact Network Portugal (GCNP) is the Portuguese network of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), which brings together participants of the initiative based or operating in Portugal.
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