Barclays Celebrates International Women's Day

Mar 15, 2017 10:35 AM ET

International Women’s Day (IWD) acknowledges the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women while advocating and pushing for gender parity.

Barclays has been a long-time supporter of IWD and continues to raise awareness of gender issues, not only within the organisation but across the industry, as well as implementing steps across its business to address challenges and support its female population. Barclays was the first financial services company to sign up to the UN’s HeForShe campaign when it launched in 2015, and Barclays’ CEO, Jes Staley is one of the UN’s Corporate Impact Champions; Barclays is the only financial services firm represented.

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