Women’s economic empowerment exists when women can equitably participate in, contribute to, and benefit from economic opportunities as workers, consumers, entrepreneurs, and investors.
Women’s Economic Empowerment
Jul 12, 2018
Women face layers of regulatory, social, and cultural inequalities in accessing employment opportunities globally. Regulations and policies restricting women’s labor force participation also have significant macroeconomic implications.
Jul 09, 2018
The Women in Agriculture Network (WAgN): Cambodia project teaches women who manage small farms ways to diversify their operations for improved nutrition.
Jul 24, 2018
Join an upcoming Seep Network webinar to examine practical lessons of different approaches for promoting women’s access to markets, specifically examining the extent to which women require training, capacity building, and safeguarding measures to reduce risks such as exploitation.
Jun 12, 2018
This report provides insights into age-based differences in financial inclusion in Zambia. The results presented in this report are based on FinScope 2009 and 2015 data as well as the cross-sectional module of the 2015 Zambia Financial Diaries study.
May 24, 2018
ACDI/VOCA has released a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Endline Evaluation of the Kyrgyzstan Agro Horizon Project.
Complex flows of capital and credit reach the most remote parts of the continent to pre-finance the extraction and sale of conflict minerals. Few recognize the importance of property rights in these flourishing economies.
USAID is helping the Government of Tanzania to improve communities’ understanding of land rights, support village land use planning, and clarify, document and certify property rights.
Tajikistan is on the cusp of achieving its vision of a fully-functional market that allows land-use rights to be bought and sold.
May 09, 2018
USAID’s Data Services team is pleased to announce the launch of the Women’s Economic Empowerment and Equality (WE3) Dashboard.