Who We Are


The Business Coalition for Gender Equality (BCGE) is a non-profit association and also a coalition of companies that are committed to promoting gender equality in the workplace in Myanmar.

Our association is led and founded by seven leading businesses in Myanmar – City Mart Holding Limited (CMHL), KBZ Bank, KBZ MS, AYA Bank, FMI, Parami Energy Group of Companies, and Shwe Taung Group – that have all committed to achieve organizational growth and global sustainable development goals through workplace gender equality initiatives.

BCGE encourages all companies and organizations in the commercial sector to initiate workplace gender equality practices and serves as a center of excellence to support their journey.

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What We Do



Mission
A centre of excellence and trusted advisors for advocating and promoting workplace gender equality, diversity & inclusion, and women’s participation in the private sector by delivering knowledge, training, services, and advisory to foster equal and inclusive workplaces.


Vision
Businesses and organisations in Myanmar achieve equitable & inclusive workplaces as trusted advisors and a centre of excellence to support their journey.


Strategic Pillars

-Technical Advisory
-Gender Certification and Assessment Tools
-Advocacy
-Women’s Participation and Leadership


Goals

– Closing the gender pay gap
– Progressing women into leadership and senior management positions
– Improving equitable & inclusive workplace participation
– Ensuring that leaders and managers drive gender equity & inclusive practices
– Investing in family-friendly working conditions