7 septiembre 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 agosto 2020

World Bank – A través de la Iniciativa de Financiamiento para Mujeres Emprendedoras (We-Fi) se invierte en más de 15 000 empresas lideradas por mujeres en plena crisis del coronavirus

Los responsables de la Iniciativa de Financiamiento para Mujeres Emprendedoras (We-Fi) (i) anunciaron hoy la tercera ronda de asignación de financiamiento por un valor de USD 49,3 millones, con...
4 agosto 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...
30 julio 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 julio 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....
27 julio 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...
24 julio 2020

ESCAP – Call for Research Proposals: Evidence-based Financial Solutions for Women Entrepreneurs

Deadline to submit applications: 31 August 2020, 23:59 ICT Application Calendar Posting date: 24/7/2020 Deadline to submit questions: 21/08/2020 Final deadline for applications: 31/08/2020 23:59 ICT...
13 julio 2020

UNECE – Using ICTs with a gender lens in small businesses

ICTs are a powerful tool to alleviate barriers faced by women entrepreneurs.   The impact of the COVID-19 and the restrictions imposed on doing business...
8 julio 2020

ITC – Ten steps to mainstream gender in trade deals

Negotiators can use this new report to lift the participation of women in trade through free trade agreements. It's no secret that mainstreaming gender in...
7 julio 2020

UNCDF – Women’s Financial Inclusion: The Time Is Now

For over 25 years working across Africa, we’ve seen that women are disproportionally excluded from essential services, despite their potential as catalysts for socio-economic development....