On 19 and 20 October 2023, the Online Academy "Women's Rights in the Changing World of Work" was held for the second time, entirely online. The academy is organized by Area 05, District 30, Zonta International and the Faculty of Economics of Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski".
The aim of the academy is to provide and develop specific skills in the area of sustainability reporting and improve knowledge on various corporate policies related to the protection of women's rights.
The academy includes the following topics:
- ESG - Introduction. Basic concepts and principles
- Human rights and gender equality
- Principles for economic empowerment and family-friendly workplace policies
- Good practices: supporting women at work, cyber security and leadership
Each module is divided into theory and practice and aims to provide the basics and build knowledge in the area of ESG (Environmental, Social, and corporate Governance) and the protection of women's rights, as an opportunity to apply what has been learned in the workplace , by both leaders and employees to contribute to building socially responsible business models.
Who is the academy suitable for?
The Academy is suitable for everyone looking to upgrade their skills and knowledge related to equality and women's rights (managers, business owners, sustainable development specialists, representatives of civil society organizations, etc.).
2 modules of 8 academic hours (16 academic hours)
2 days, all day, fully remote via Zoom
This is the second edition of the academy, with the first successfully held in June 2023.
The online academy is supported by the Bulgarian Foundation for Business and Human Rights.