11 September 2020

ITC releases French version of its SheTrades platform

French speakers are now able to access all functionalities on SheTrades.com to help them grow their businesses by ITC News The International Trade Centre's SheTrades...
7 September 2020

ITU and EIF join forces to reduce the digital gender divide in Burundi, Ethiopia and Haiti

The joint initiative seeks to leverage tech as a driver of entrepreneurial support for women The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and the Enhanced Integrated Framework...
20 August 2020

World Bank – Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative invests in over 15,000 women-led businesses amidst COVID-19 crisis

The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) announced today its third funding allocation comprising $49.3 Million – expected to benefit over 15,000 women-led businesses and mobilize about $350...
4 August 2020

WEF – COVID-19: Why we must take the widescreen view of workforce uncertainty

Digital dexterity' is at a premium during the current crisis. A worse-case scenario is that the digital divide could widen. Corporations, SMEs and individuals can...
3 August 2020

IDB – WeXchange launches Annual Competition for Women Entrepreneurs in STEM

THE WEXCHANGE WOMEN STEMPRENEURS COMPETITION, FOR HIGH-GROWTH WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN STEM IN LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN, WILL BE RECEIVING APPLICATIONS UNTIL AUGUST 23. IDB...
30 July 2020

World Bank – Women and Trade: The Role of Trade in Promoting Women’s Equality

Story Highlights New trends in global trade—especially the rise in services, global value chains, and the digital economy—are opening up important economic opportunities for women....
29 July 2020

EIF – Making it faster and easier for South Asian women to take businesses online

Recently launched ecommerce training program and portal will help hundreds of women entrepreneurs in South Asian LDCs become part of regional and global supply chains....
29 July 2020

ITC releases Spanish version of its SheTrades platform

The International Trade Centre today announced the release of the Spanish-language online platform of its SheTrades initiative. While having been active in Spanish-speaking countries for...
27 July 2020

WEF – 4 key trends on how COVID has impacted women in business

Recent surveys highlight the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on businesses owned by women. One of the surveys identified four key trends among female-owned businesses in...