Tag: women

As part of the United Nations Global Compact’s Uniting Business LIVE event to mark the opening of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly, Women Political Leaders (WPL) and Arizona State University (ASU) co-hosted the session “21st Century Strategy: More women is good for business.” This panel featured high-level women leaders, from both business […]

WPL is honoured to engage in a critical conversation regarding racial injustice and gender inequality with Hafsat Abiola, Founder Kudirat Initiative for Democracy, Nigeria President of Women in Africa (WIA). In our first conversation, WPL and Ms. Abiola discussed the importance of a common humanity and a renewed sense of collective empathy, catalysed by the […]

Human trafficking is a global issue. Increases in organised crime and the development of international criminal networks ensure the continued exploitation and abuse of vulnerable populations across the globe. According to the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNOCD), human trafficking is almost always linked to organised crime. In fact, alongside the illicit trade […]