Deloitte Tohmatsu Group supports the First W20 Summit in Japan
Aiming to achieve a sustainable society through active women empowerment
By supporting the W20 in Japan, we will contribute to a new international order for women in economics and in society.
February 26, 2019
Deloitte Tohmatsu Group will support W20 as a platinum sponsor. W20 (Woman 20) Summit -to promote women's economic empowerment as part of the G20 process, will be held for the first time in Japan.
W20 is one of G20's engagement groups, and will be held on March 23-24, 2019 at the same time as the 5th World Assembly for Women ("WAW!") hosted by the Japanese government. Top leaders from around the world and international organizations plan to participate in interactive discussions regarding women empowerment in Japan and in the world, and initiatives to promote women empowerment.
Message from Takashi Nagata, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group CEO
Deloitte Tohmatsu Group has been empowering Diversity & Inclusion based on the idea that an inclusive environment of various values and respects to the individuality of each members shall be the driving force of the organization and society. We have also been working externally to support initiatives such as the 30% Club in Japan, in addition to our own internal initiatives. We support W20 in Japan to contribute to the realization of a sustainable economic society through further women empowerment.
Deloitte Tohmatsu Group's Participation in W20
Yoriko Goto, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group Board Chair, will be on the stage as a panelist in the 5th International Women's Conference WAW! panel discussion "Diversity for Growth: Corporate Management and Working Environment" on March 24, and our corporate booth will also be exhibited on the same day.
*W20 (Women 20) is one of G20's engagement groups, and is an organization that provides women empowerment related policy recommendations to the G20. The primary objective of the W20 is to meet the "25 by 25" commitment in the 2014 G20 Brisbane Summit, which aims to reduce the gender gap in workplace participation by a quarter by 2025. By closing the gender gap, we will continue to propose to G20 leaders to develop a new type of economic growth that does not leave anyone behind.
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