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NDB Launches Women In Business Products, Website

GBA member National Development Bank (NDB) of Papua New Guinea previewed the offerings at their March Summit.

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Diamond Bank, WWB Team up for Women in Nigeria

GBA members Women’s World Banking and Diamond Bank are forming a partnership to advance female financial inclusion in Nigeria.

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Latest Findex Results Released

The World Bank’s Global Financial Inclusion Database looks at how people in 148 countries save, borrow, make payments and manage risk.

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Women Entrepreneurs for Peace in Afghanistan

Despite many barriers in finding common ground in the political arena, the language of business seems to be the exception.

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Report Finds Mobile Technology Can Help Women Entrepreneurs

The Study, “Mobile Value Added Services: A Business Growth Opportunity for Women Entrepreneurs,” was produced by the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women and the ExxonMobile Foundation.

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Become a Mentor for the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

Pioneering women entrepreneurs from Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East will team up with successful professionals, like you, to grow and refine their businesses.

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WEF Corporate Gender Gap Report

Leading companies are failing to capitalize on the talents of women in the workforce, according to the World Economic Forum’s Corporate Gender Gap Report 2010.

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WEPs 2012 Update

The 4th Annual Women’s Empowerment Principles Event, Gender Equality for Sustainable Business, brought together 200 stakeholders from various sectors.

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GEM 2010 Report Released

The Babson College Global Entrepreneurship Monitor study finds need for greater access to capital for women entrepreneurs.

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BLC Launches Women Empowerment Initiative

The bank’s Women’s Market program is the first in the Middle East/North Africa region.

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GBA Member Nomsa Daniels Participates in 6th African Congress for Women Entrepreneurs

She spoke at the 3-day Cairo, Egypt-based conference in early 2012.

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GBA Member Womenable Prepares American Express OPEN State of Women-Owned Businesses Report

Julie Weeks of Womenable finds that between 1997 and 2011, the number of women-owned firms in the US increased by 1.5x the national average.

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