Innovation, Community Engagement and Education

Socio-Economic Development: Applying the Gender Lens

Tuesday, November 20, 2018 - 11:00 to 11:19 Theatre 3


K. Brenton (Presenting)
De Beers Group

De Beers Group efforts in the Inclusion and Diversity (I&D) space both inside and outside the company have been gaining momentum as we continue to foster our partnership with UN Women. Current I&D programs across De Beers Canada are focusing on gender equality, making the company more inclusive and empowerment of women and girls.

The presentation will highlight actions implemented within De Beers Canada Inc. to promote socio-economic development applying the female lens, specifically the: UN Women Partnership, STEM & Other Scholarships, STEM Impact Camp, Women in Mining Luncheon.