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IGCN is collaborating with doctorSHARE in the distribution of protective clothing, medical masks and hand-sanitizers which are mostly needed at this point of time to 120 hospitals in many different locations in Indonesia where among of them are COVID-19 appointed hospitals, or hospitals having Patients under Surveillance (Pasien Dalam Pengawasan/PDP).
Guidelines on what companies could do as employer in response to COVID-19.
Indonesia Global Compact (IGCN) together with other Women’s Empowerment Working Group (WEP WG) initiators namely UN Women and Indonesia Business Coalition for Women Empowerment (IBCWE) is co-hosting the third WEP WG multi-stakeholder dialogue during the International Finance Corporation (IFC) study launch event: “Board Gender Diversity in ASEAN.”
IGCN in partnership with UNDP hosted a CEO Roundtable on Business and Human Rights on 28 October 2019 in The Premiere Hotel, Pekanbaru. The event that was participated by 20 leaders from Asosiasi Pengusaha Hutan Indonesia (APHI), Indonesian Employers Association (Apindo) and companies from plantation, oil and gas, maintenance industry and many more, gathered decision makers and/or representatives from the companies to discuss Business and Human Rights (BHR) and the importance of embedding UNGPs in their operations.
IGCN supported UNICEF and Business Sweden to hold a high-level conference on "Disaster Risk Reduction and Risk Management Solutions" on 22-23 October 2019. As risks in business and community are undeniably increasing these days, building resilience to the risks have become increasingly important as well. Investing in disaster risk management can be a smart way to enhance resilience and ensure sustainability, as it yields business, economic, and development benefits. Such resilience can be achieved through a strong cooperation between the three important Ps, namely private, public, and people.
In order to raise awareness and promote corporates commitment to implement Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs), as well as addressing issues and concerns of practical business, Indonesia Business Coalition for Women Empowerment (IBCWE), Indonesia Global Compact Network (IGCN), and UN Women established a working group named ‘Women’s Empowerment Working Group’ (WEP WG) together with corporation, academia and civil society organizations. This initiative is expected to focus on issues of business practice with multi-stakeholders in Indonesia.
Indonesia Global Compact Network (IGCN), Oxfam GB in Indonesia (Oxfam), and International NGOs Forum on Indonesia Development (INFID) together with the Ministry of Social Affairs and the Ministry of Justice and Human Rights held a “Business and Human Rights Forum 2019” on 27 February 2019 in Jakarta.