The purpose of the agreement is to foster cooperation and partnership between the members of both organizations, in particular through greater LGBTI supplier inclusion as well as contracting and strategic teaming opportunities.
EMW Business covers 16 countries in Central and Eastern Europe, and its goal is facilitating the emergence and growth of LGBTI business ventures.
Similar agreements already exist between the CGLCC and Colombia, Mexico and the Dominican Republic.
The agreement was signed at the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce International Business and Leadership Conference in Palm Springs, California, on August 26, 2016.
For further information, please consult the EMW Business website or contact the CGLCC/Global Program.