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The Mediterranean Women Entrepreneurs Forum, an opportunity for women-owned businesses

Created by Foundation's Team 219 days ago

...s to accelerate the growth of women-owned businesses by improving their access to information, contacts and...lona Zona Franca Consortium and the Spanish Chamber of Commerce. Photo credit: AFAEMME...

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UfM Women Business Forum: boosting women's role in circular economy, tech and innovation fields

Created by Foundation's Team 219 days ago

...itive impact”. Participants agreed that access to finance is the main challe...s, public support and incentives to help women access to finance and grow ...e to face to access to finance.   Photo Credit: UfM...

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Standing together for Algerian women's economic empowerment

Created by Fairouz Habache 480 days ago

...an Rights (CNDH), Fafa Benzerrouki, and Director General of the Fund of Credit Guarantee for Small and Mediu...f the seminar, FGAR and SEVE signed a framework agreement to facilitate access to bank financing for women h...

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COVID-19 Resources: Articles, Essays, News and Press Releases

Created by Foundation's Team 85 days ago

... and help us to complete it and keep it up do date.  Image credit: Dima Nachawi for "Liberated...March 27, 2020 Liz Ford, Coronavirus crisis may deny 9.5 million women access to family planning - The Guar...

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Gender Perspectives on COVID-19 in the Euro-Mediterranean Region: Resources and Information

Created by Foundation's Team 85 days ago

Click on the following links to get access to coronavirus-related contents, resources and updates...omen’s Helplines in the Euro-Mediterranean Countries Image credit: “Money is Changing&rdq...

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Women, Work, and Welfare in the Middle East and North Africa: Introduction and overview

Created by Foundation's Team 1214 days ago

..., it is important to understand why so few women work. Reasons include discriminatory practices in the work-place and difficulty in obtaining access to credit and productive assets; women&...

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Giving credit where it is due. How closing the credit gap for women-owned SMEs can drive global growth

Created by Foundation's Team 1367 days ago

...s Women-owned SMEs face, such as: access to education and training, le...d challenges. The study considers access to finance as a major constra...potential impact that closing the credit gap for women-owned SMEs can...d estimates the link between credit to SMEs and growth in income...

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Women in Business: Policies to Support Women's Entrepreneurship Development in the MENA Region

Created by Foundation's Team 1562 days ago

...Middle East and Northern Africa´s economies to promote, support and advance women's entrepreneurship development. It covers issues like access to credit and business development serv...

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Constraints and good practice in women's entrepreneurship in MENA / القيود والممارسات الجيدة في ريادة الأعمال النسائية في منطقة الشرق الأوسط  وشمال أفريقيا / Contraintes et bonnes pratiques en matière d'entreprenariat féminin dans la région MENA

Created by Foundation's Team 694 days ago

This report focuses on the environment within the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region for women’s entrepreneurship. Beyond existing structural barriers related to access to finance and a lack of knowledge regarding entrepreneurship and business start-up, the report finds th...

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Female entrepreneurship progress in Setif / تطور ريادة الأعمال النسائية في سطيف / Le développement de l'entrepreneuriat féminin à Sétif

Created by Foundation's Team 704 days ago

The wilaya (region) of Setif, Algeria, has a strong economic and commercial potential, it is distinguished by a large offer of university centers and vocational training centers. Despite this, the participation of women in the economic sphere remains low: it is estimated that in 2016 an...

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Conference: Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region / Assistez au colloque du RUSEMEG : Mots et maux des femmes en Euro-méditerranée / قصص وهموم النساء في الأورومتوسط: ندوة جديدة لــ RUSEMEG

Created by Foundation's Team 752 days ago

The Euro-Mediterranean Academic and Scientific Network on Gender and Women (RUSEMEG) is organizing a conference titled "Stories and woes of women in the Euro-Mediterranean region: accounts, bodies, violence, money" on the occasion of the International Congress of Feminist Research in th...