eTrade for Women masterclass for Latin America and the Caribbean 2023

April 25
Quito
Ecuador
eTrade for all | UNCTAD

Scaling-Up Women-Led Digital Businesses

An Opportunity for Latin America and the Caribbean

eTrade for Women invites women digital entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Caribbean to take part in a 4-day empowerment event to upgrade their skills to succeed in the digital economy. Our first in-person eTrade for Women masterclass for women digital entrepreneurs from the region.

The Masterclass will be organized in partnership with Pierangela Sierra, Founder and CEO of Tipti, and eTrade for Women Advocate.

What will the masterclass focus on?

The Masterclass will combine a set of learning, inspirational and networking sessions. Sessions will cover critical aspects of how to develop and grow an online business.

The masterclass we will also host a Policy Dialogue where digital entrepreneurs and policymakers from the region will discuss how policies affecting e-commerce can help build a more inclusive digital economy in Latin America and the Caribbean.

The masterclass is open to

  1. Women entrepreneurs, founder of an e-commerce business, or of a company that uses digital technologies as part of its business model (digital platform, e-learning platform, fintech, etc.);
  2. The company must have a minimum of two years of operations;
  3. The company must be based in one of the following countries:

Argentina
Bolivia
Chile
Colombia
Costa Rica
Cuba
Ecuador
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
México
Panamá
Paraguay
Perú
República Dominicana
Uruguay
Venezuela

Allowance

A limited number of scholarships (for travel and accommodation) will be made available to applicants. The request for financial support must be specifically mentioned in the application form.

About the eTrade for Women initiative

eTrade for Women initiative was launched by the United Nations in 2019 in partnership with eTrade for all. It aims to empower women by combining the transformative power of female entrepreneurship with the positive impact of digital technologies.