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Mauritanian Council of Businesswomen – CMFA

Member since 16.11.2018



Mission and objectives

Through its activities, the Mauritanian Council for Businesswomen aims to:
- Empower Mauritanian women and their participation in the Finance and Business Market;
- Link businesswomen with decision-makers;
- Create networks and ties with businesswomen at the global level;
- Enhance the participation of businesswomen in regional and international exhibitions;
- Create a framework to support the marketing of businesswomen´s products
- Organize events encouraging women's work in cities and rural areas;
- Hold conferences highlighting the importance of gender equality;
- Conduct awareness campaigns on women's rights;
- Encourage the active participation of women in political life.

Main activities related to gender equality and women's rights

- Launching an online commercial platform for businesswomen
- Organizing the 1st Business Women Exhibition in Mauritania in 2018
- Preparing training courses for businesswomen
- Participating in training workshops organized by international organizations such as the World Bank

Geographical sphere of activity


Working themes

Economy / Employment
Civil and political rights

Target group(s)

Women entrepreneurs, Women artisans, Employed women

Specific years of work experience in gender equality



Address : Nouakchott, F@CMFAMR.COM ,Mauritania
Telephone : 0022227069030
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