Western and Central Africa
Eastern and Southern Africa
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Charting a roadmap to boost women's participation in trade is the focus of this report.The report shows where women-owned businesses are present, based on new ITC data, other data and case studies. It explains cultural and regulatory barriers as well as ways to facilitate access to finance, market information and networks. It outlines a roadmap for action, based on better data, trade policy, corporate and public procurement initiatives, a better business environment, financial services and ownership rights.
Publication Date: 14 Dec. 2015