Uniting for diversity: empowering girls through play

12 Jan 2021
All Committees
Future of Work, Education and Skills Task Force
Diversity and Inclusion Task Force

As the original girl empowerment brand, Barbie’s purpose is to inspire limitless potential in every girl. For this reason, Mattel has defined diversity and inclusion as a key component of its brand DNA. With its diverse range of dolls, Barbie aims to show young girls positive role models from all walks of life. Check out our video with Isabel Ferrer, Marketing Director EMEA, Mattel to learn more about the company’s contribution to a more inclusive society.

AmCham EU hosts plenary on Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability

8 Jan 2021
Environment
Plenary Meeting

On Tuesday, 15 December AmCham EU hosted a plenary meeting on the European Commission’s recently published Chemicals Strategy for Sustainability. The discussion between representatives from both industry and EU institutions explored the challenges and expectations of the strategy in leading towards a sustainable and toxic-free environment and how companies may play a role in steering these changes whilst remaining competitive and innovative.

AmCham EU responds to impact assessment on medicines for children and rare diseases

7 Jan 2021
Healthcare

AmCham EU responded to the recent inception impact assessment on the revision of the EU legislation on medicines for children and rare diseases. In the response we encouraged the European Commission to protect frameworks that stimulate R&D, to build on the EU’s strengths and to incorporate learning from other regions. Read the full response here.