Unlocking Funds for Women Entrepreneurs


Funding for social entrepreneurs in general has become more accessible over the years, but some inequities still do exist. One that has caught everyone’s attention is that faced by women entrepreneurs in securing appropriate funding for their enterprises. In this session we will be diggin deeper into what barriers exist for the woman entrepreneur and also for the funders who want to support them. We will shine light on why these are unique to WE’s and how impact organizations can begin to address them effectively. We will present a few examples of these approaches and discuss learnings that can be applied across the ecosystem Speakers: Keisha Gani – Acting Country Manager, SHE Investments Katleho Tsoku – Technical Advisor, Gender, yGap

19 Apr 2023: Unlocking Funding for Women Entrepreneurs