Essity Teams With United Nations to Promote Gender Equality

November 7, 2022

Essity has announced a partnership with the United Nations (UN) Foundation to promote gender equality.

The company has teamed with the foundation to promote Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) since 2016. Essity has now joined the UN Foundation’s annual campaign, #EqualEverywhere, to accelerate progress towards gender equality worldwide.

“As a hygiene and health company developing and providing products for all stages in life and breaking stigmas around sensitive, often gender-related topics, Essity is fully committed to do what we can to contribute to gender equality. By extending our partnership with the UN Foundation, we will continue to pursue global discussions in collaboration with the public sector and other companies to accelerate progress towards achieving this vital goal,” said Joséphine Edwall Björklund, Essity senior vice president of communications.

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