Women's Economic Empowerment

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Working to improve the lives of women around the world

Through Walmart's Global Women's Economic Empowerment Initiative, we'll help provide more training, market access and career opportunities to nearly 1 million women, many on farms and factories, ultimately allowing them access to the economic opportunity they deserve. 

Our Commitment

We've set goals and are taking practical steps to help change the lives of countless women around the world by 2016.

  • Increase Sourcing from Women-Owned Businesses
  • Empower Nearly 1 Million Women Through Training
  • Promote Diversity and Inclusion Representation Within Our Merchandising and Professional Services Suppliers

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Goals

We are taking practical steps to help change the lives of countless women around the world by 2016.

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Sourcing

Through Walmart’s Global Women’s Economic Empowerment Initiative, we aim to increase sourcing from women-owned businesses.

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Training

As part of our goal to empower women through training, we launched the Women in Factories Training Program in April 2012.

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