Interpersonal Training and Networking

Soft skills training, mentoring, peer connecting, and leadership development.

The impact of business training may be improved by increasing the quality and duration of the training, combining training with customized technical visits or expert advice to the firm, and targeting women running larger sized firms.

From the Report: Roadmap for Promoting Women's Economic Empowerment, A

Case Study

Strengthening grassroots efforts empowers the women who drive them and those who benefit from their work

Sample Grant

38% of girls in DRC, 36% in Rwanda, and 28% in Burundi do not finish primary school.

World Bank

Reports

Business training improves business practices but has few measurable effects on the growth of women-owned subsistence-level firms.

From the Report: Roadmap for Promoting Women's Economic Empowerment, A