The Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGIDER) is a non-governmental organization aimed at strengthening women entrepreneurs. Its goal is not to strengthen women only economically but also socially and politically.
KAGIDER’s mission is to support women entrepreneurship because it believes that women entrepreneurs has a strong impact on reversing the trends of gender inequality and women’s economic exclusion. In addition, the goal is to bring attention to the societal contributions of women entrepreneurs in maintaining gender equality within society.
In partnership with national and international public, private and civil organizations KAGIDER developed and continue to work on several projects and activities. KAGIDER, which membership includes 300 members, is engaged in training, counselling and mentorship activities towards economically empowering and strengthening women entrepreneurs. It advocates for equal opportunities for men and women where it is engaged in a number of activities directed towards this issue.
Economy / Employment
Civil and political rights
Education / Professional training
Women entrepreneurs, Women artisans, Other
Address : Büyükdere Caddesi, No: 199, Şişli, 34360 ,Turkey
Telephone : (0212) 266 82 61
Adress email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Website : https://www.kagider.org/en
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.