More than 200 businesswomen and representatives from 23 Mediterranean countries took part in X MEDA Women Entrepreneurs Forum which was organized by the Association of Mediterranean Business Women’s Organizations (AFAEMME) in cooperation with the Association of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the Mediterranean (ASCAME) and the Jordanian Business and Professional Women Forum, member of Association’s Network of the Euro–Mediterranean Women´s Foundation, Amman and Barcelona Chambers of Commerce.
This year’s forum focused on women’s role in technology and the STEM sector, gearing towards addressing key opportunities and pressing issues for women in technology in the Mediterranean region.
This forum was a great occasion for women of both sides of the Mediterranean to share experiences and gauge opportunities to improve women’s contributions and participation in the digital economy. To learn about some of the participants experiences, you can check the video below.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.