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24 April, 2017 to 26 April, 2017
Some of the world’s most successful women met in Berlin for this year’s Women20 Summit. Taking place 3 months before the G20 Summit, this event includes over 100 delegates from all G20 member states in order to fix Women’s Economic Empowerment on the G20 agenda. Highlights include panel discussion...
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13 April, 2017
Greece’s General Secretariat for Gender Equality in partnership with The Swedish Film Institute organised last weekend in Athens a three-day film festival on gender equality in the film industry. Titled ‘50/50: Gender Equality also in Cinema’, the festival featured the screening of five films...
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16 May, 2017
Technology company Intel Deutschland and WEConnect International are organising a conference on supplier diversity addressing in particular women-owned businesses. The event, taking place in Munich on 16 May, targets women who own at least 51% of their businesses. Women entrepreneurs will look into...
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31 March, 2017
Getting women to the top in business in the Eastern Partnership region was the intention of the second International Women’s Entrepreneurship Laboratory in Ukraine last week. Policymakers, women’s business associations and women entrepreneurs of all ages put their heads together in Kyiv to tackle...
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13 March, 2017
The European Commission has honoured female entrepreneurs for bringing life-changing innovations to the market. Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation Carlos Moedas and the Vice-President of the European Parliament Mairead McGuiness announced the four winners of the 2017 EU Prize for...
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08 March, 2017
Happy International Women’s Day! Thanks to the General Secretariat for Gender Equality in Greece for sharing with us their new, creative poster. It marks the International Women’s Day and shares an important message: ‘For any question, the answer is equality.’
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24 February, 2017
A new financing programme dedicated to enterprising women was launched by BZ WBK Leasing in Poland. It is a response to the needs of female entrepreneurs, who have interesting ideas but lack capital for implementing them. The financing offered exclusively to women has been a novelty not just to the...
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28 February, 2017
The goal of this initiative is to support women entrepreneurs in accessing alternative sources of funding. It connects business angels with women entrepreneurs and offers trainings for both groups. To find out how you can benefit from this new network have a look at the four projects covering 14 EU...
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28 February, 2017
Come celebrate female entrepreneurs who successfully brought their breakthrough idea to market. On International Women’s Day, EUR 200 000 will be shared amongst three winners of the EU Prize for Women Innovators, as well as the Rising Innovator of 2017. Register or watch the livestream here .
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03 November, 2016
On 26 October 2016, Professional Women’s Network (PWN) Madrid celebrated their tenth anniversary during an event in Madrid. To mark the occasion, the organisation proposed a ‘Decalogue’ to educators, the government, media, companies and other sectors of society, intended to increase women’s...