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How does a business like Avon – the multinational ‘more than beauty’ compony, deal with coronavirus? Hear first-hand from Natalie Deacon, Avon’s Executive Director Corporate Affairs and Sustainability and the President Avon Foundation for Women.
During our conversation Natalie talks about Avon’s responsibility to help their representatives to maintain their livelihoods, and also the importance of supporting women during throughout the global COVID-19 crisis. Natalie explains how women are disproportionately negatively impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. She explains how Avon are working to help women living with domestic violence, raising awareness of these issues and creating refuge, support and empowerment for women around the world.
Natalie and others are leading work exploring how business can respond to an increase in gender based violence during the COVID-19 outbreak. If you would like to know more about this or would like to share your insights and get involved, please follow this link: forum.businessfightspoverty.org/t/how-can…reak/2323
In addition, Natalie shares her thoughts on sustainability’s rise up the business ladder and why she thinks green cosmetics, gender equality and changing work patterns are three key trends we should all be following.
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