Marking International Women’s Day, third and final session of the UN Women and BCG Gender Diversity Roundtable

UN City Copenhagen, 9 March 2018 – Yesterday, marking International Women’s Day, the third and final session of Gender Diversity Roundtable (GDR) took place in UN City Copenhagen. The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and UN Women Nordic Office have with this initiative brought together 15 Danish CEOs and leaders from both the Danish private sector, universities, and societal organizations as an initiative to bring Denmark to the forefront of Gender Diversity.

On this year’s International Women’s Day, the Members discussed perspectives on how policies can accelerate gender diversity and women in leadership in Denmark. Minister for Fisheries and Equal Opportunities and Minister for Nordic Cooperation, Karen Ellemann, participated in the Roundtable and received the Members’ recommendations on solutions, ideas, and best practices on supporting women in leadership.

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