Women’s Equality Day, Every Day

August 26, 2019

Today marks Women’s Equality Day in the United States, which was introduced almost 100 years ago to commemorate the 19th Amendment affording women the right to vote. 

Almost a century later, it stands as a reminder of not only what women have achieved, but how far society still has to go to reach true equality.

Women's Equality Day 2019

Naturally, as we still have progress to make, every day should be a day to celebrate and advocate for equality.

With this sentiment in mind, here are a few interesting articles related to our industry – and those we serve – that celebrate equality, diversity, and inclusion. 

Gender Equality in Global Supply Chains – The Ethical Trading Initiative looks at factors limiting equality in supply chains that span the globe and what corporations can do to help. 

5 Reasons to Increase Your Company’s Diversity – AWE is one of our favorite organizations to partner with for events and female leadership programs here in New York City, so this interview with EVP Kim Davis naturally caught our attention. Compelling reasons to drive greater diversity in any company. 

15 Muslim Beauty Influencers to Follow – A short yet insightful piece on the emerging halal beauty market and those driving its development.

Ways Women Still Aren’t Equal to Men – A self-explanatory article highlighting the many areas where we still need to make progress towards true gender equality.