Women and Trade
Taking female-led businesses from local to globalWomen and Trade
International Women's Day discussion highlights the need for entrepreneurship and markets, and what comes next The flashing images show women from across the world at work – in fields and offices, on boats and streets, at home and abroad.
Women at the helm of Senegal’s burgeoning mango industryWomen and Trade
Aminata Dominique Diouf was seven years old when her father bought a small farm 15 minutes from the Senegal-Gambia border.
EIF impact on women in the Least Developed CountriesWomen and Trade
Executive Director of the Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) Ratnakar Adhikari discusses the impact EIF has on the lives and livelihoods of women in Least Developed Countries (LCDs). [quote]
Cambodia: Trade and promoting equal gender opportunities and empowering women and girlsWomen and Trade
Rin keeps the spinning loom going at a steady pace, expertly adjusting the thread, her blue and gold patterned skirt gathered under her stool, and looks around contentedly. There are the mulberry plots and cocoons in storage. It looks different from when her grandparents started.
Improved trade policies in fish sectors could address gender inequalitiesWomen and Trade
New UNCTAD-EIF study of the fisheries sector in The Gambia shows trade policies have to be inclusive if they are to reduce poverty.