Robinsons Land makes it to Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index


Posted at Jan 21 2020 08:01 PM

MANILA - Robinsons Land Corp said it landed on Bloomberg's list of companies that provide equal work opportunities for men and women and with "high" scores.

The Filipino developer said it scored "high" in the Bloomberg Gender Equality Index for equal representation in the workplace with its men to women in leadership positions ratio of 50:50. Seven out of every 11 employees are women.

The overall GEI average in this category is 48.06 percent, it said.

Gokongwei-led RLC said made it to the top 5 percent out of 6,000 shortlisted global companies. A total of 323 organizations reached the threshold worldwide compared to 230 in 2019, it said. 

"By being part of GEI, RLC is recognized among top companies around the globe employing best-in-class policies and benefits to support gender equality," the company said.

The Bloomberg index surveyed companies across 42 countries and regions using 5 pillars: female leaders and talent pipeline, equal pay and gender pay parity, inclusive culture, sexual harassment polices and pro-women brand, RLC said.