L’Oreal India adds another laurel to their cap by receiving the prestigious EDGE certification as they strengthen their commitment towards gender equality at the workplace
L’Oreal India has been awarded the prestigious EDGE (Economic Dividends for Gender Equality) certification for the third time. It is also the only FMCG Company and one of the five organizations in India to be accredited with the advanced MOVE level of certification.
On the EDGE
The EDGE assessment is the leading business certification for gender equality in the workplace that is universally applicable across industries and countries. EDGE MOVE is the second level certification awarded to the company that has already implemented a framework for change, achieved significant milestones and further commits to sharpen its action plan on gender equality policies and practices.
This certification identifies LOréal India’s leadership and commitment to create, benchmark, and support gender equality throughout the workplace and in particular its policies for ‘equal pay for equal work’, building a flexible work culture and parity in recruitment, promotions and leadership training. The company maintains a high gender equality standard, passing regularly through audit certifications and gender pay gap assessments.
After a rigorous audit by EDGE, LOréal India was given this certification which included a comprehensive review of the company’s gender policies and practices, detailed analysis of company statistics from the entire workforce, and evaluation of the employee experience in terms of career development opportunities at the company.
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