17 diciembre 2019

WEF – Mind the 100 Year Gap

None of us will see gender parity in our lifetimes, and nor likely will many of our children. That’s the sobering finding of the Global...
16 diciembre 2019

Senegal: African Development Bank lends €62.8 million to help create 150,000 jobs for women and young people

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank approved a €62.83 million loan to the Government of Senegal for implementation of the first phase of...
9 diciembre 2019

ITC and the Korea International Cooperation Agency launch SheTrades West Africa to empower women farmers

Partnership will help women reap greater benefits from increased participation in value chains and expand reach of ITC’s SheTrades initiative. The International Trade Centre (ITC)...
28 noviembre 2019

EQUALS in Tech Awards celebrate five outstanding initiatives to promote digital gender equality

Winners from Ghana, Jordan, Nigeria & the USA The winners of the 2019 EQUALS in Tech Awards were announced this evening at a gala awards...
22 noviembre 2019

UNCTAD: Call for papers for the TNC Journal related to gender equality

Call for papers on Multinational firms and gender equality! Transnational Corporations is a longstanding policy-oriented refereed research journal on issues related to investment, multinational enterprises...
19 noviembre 2019

She Trades Global

SheTrades Global 2019 will be held in conjunction with World Export Development Forum (WEDF) at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 18-22 November 2019. SheTrades Global is...
12 noviembre 2019

ITC – From kitchen to boardroom : one woman’s story of business success

In Zambia, a sweet idea spurs entrepreneurship Chileshe Chewe’s epiphany happened on Thursday 28 February at 11 am. It was an unusually cold day in...
25 octubre 2019

UNCTAD kicks off eTrade for Women masterclass series

The first course will be held in Skopje, North Macedonia, and led by finance minister and Grouper.mk co-founder Nina Angelovska. #eTradeforWomen   UNCTAD kicks off...
23 octubre 2019

UNCTAD – 6 things to know about women in e-commerce

It's an open secret that the technology sector struggles to attract women. Could changing the narrative be a way to get more women involved in...
1 octubre 2019

ITC – Women in Europe largely under-represented in international trade, study finds

Only 20% of exporting companies in the European Union are owned, led or managed by women. Women are under-represented among EU companies in the agriculture...