PepsiCo and USAID Set Out to Prove the Business Case for Women’s Economic Empowerment

March 8, 2021

PepsiCo and USAID are partnering to demonstrate that investing in women in PepsiCo’s supply chains through improving access to resources, land, skills, and employment can lead to greater growth, profitability, and sustainability. Together, the partners will provide evidence-based models, new on-farm approaches, and data and insights to make a practical and compelling business case for scaling investments in women’s economic empowerment within PepsiCo and other global companies.

Learn more about the first activity in West Bengal, India by reviewing India Fact Sheet and the project’s Year 1 Key Results. You can also find information on the new USAID-PepsiCo Global Development Alliance for Investing in Women to Strengthen Supply Chains in our latest fact sheet. Through the GDA, USAID and PepsiCo are demonstrating the business case for women's economic empowerment in India, Colombia, Pakistan and Vietnam in potato and plantain value chains.


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