Creating A Safe Working Environment For Women December 7, 2018

On December 6, AmCham Macedonia in cooperation with the US Embassy in Skopje marked the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence by leading the conversation on creating a safe working environment for women. Local and foreign experts discussed the situation on the ground and global best practices and offered practical mechanisms to address gender-based issues in the workplace.  Snezhka Ilikj, a researcher from Reactor, spoke about the preliminary findings from Reactor’s ongoing research into sexual harassment in the workplace and the US Embassy’s Human Resources officer Barbara Mozdziers presented the policies and mechanisms the US Government utilizes to ensure a working environment free of harassment and discrimination.  AmCham’s Executive Director Dijana Despodov then presented the Universal Business Principles, a set of guidelines for responsible, ethical working that includes respect for the dignity of the worker and creating a safe working environment for women and vulnerable groups.
Creating A Safe Working Environment For Women- December 6

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