september 2018. – december 2019.
The aim of project „Be Equal in the Value Chain“ is to promote involvement of women’s small and micro companies into the value chain of big corporation in order to make their self-employment more sustainable and empower the economic capacity of women in Serbia.
The aim of this project is relied on the UNWOMEN’s Empowerment Principles, precisely on its 5th Principle: “Implement enterprise development, supply chain and marketing practices that empower women”. This principle refers to the “Expand business relationships with women-owned enterprises, including small businesses, and women entrepreneurs” at the first place.
For companies which provide the best examples of the involvement of women in value chain, the Association of Business Women of Serbia will grant women with special award “The most gender sensitive CSR model” at the biggest manifestation for the promotion of female entrepreneurship in Serbia “Success Flower”.
The project has got the institutional support of the supreme governmental body for gender equality – Coordination Body of Gender Equality and its President Prof. dr Zorana Mihajlovic.
The project is supported by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.