Unleashing women’s potential, within the labor force, and as entrepreneurs, is increasingly recognized as an immense, multidimensional and multitrillion dollar global opportunity: economically empowering women, driving growth and innovation, enhancing corporate performance, boosting economies and driving socioeconomic and environmental progress.
WEI’s role in catalyzing women’s entrepreneurship covers a spectrum of activities: support for women-owned/-led enterprises from concept/start-up to operation and scaling up for impact, as well as actions to foster a favorable entrepreneurship ecosystem for women’s enterprise and innovation.
Our goals are:
- To support women’s entrepreneurship by providing requisite resources (funding, investments, advisory services, mentoring)
- To foster a favorable entrepreneurship ecosystem (advocacy, policy recommendations, strategic partnerships)
- To promote growth, innovation and disruption through collaboration, enabling stakeholders to share information, knowledge, expertise & network via the WEI platform
If you’re interested in partnering to support WEI’s entrepreneurship initiatives (funding/investing/advisory services) and you’d like to receive more information about WEI, we want to hear from you!
If you’re a female entrepreneur and you’d like to receive more information about WEI, we want to hear from you!
Fostering Women’s Entrepreneurship & Growth in Non-Traditional Sectors