IBF Women Sustainability Forum, Japan

What role do women play in sustainability? How are women represented, and what barriers do they face in disruptive industries and challenging environments?

What is the link between industry and socio-environmental sustainability issues?

What challenges do women entrepreneurs in sustainability face and what are the implications on their livelihoods?

These were  some of the questions addressed in the forum. An interdisciplinary event for discussion on case studies, impact research and entrepreneurial endeavors concerning women, sustainability, leadership and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The Forum was a joint collaboration amongst:

  • IBF
  • eWisely Japan
  • Social Innovation Japan​
  • ​United Nations University – Institute for the Advanc ed Study of Sustainability 
  • Bunka Fashion College


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