Tags: Entrepreneurship

Research
Posted onFriday, September 25, 2015 - 15:06

Advancing Gender Lens Investing in Asia

Gender lens investing is focused on using gender data points to see opportunity and mitigate risk for better investment decisions. These include making money available to enterprises owned by women, focusing on workplace equity and employment opportunities for women, and investing in products and services that benefit women and girls. These investments can achieve financial results as well as gender-equitable social change. In this report, USAID and Criterion Institute identify the leaders in finance and gender who are active in current activity, and committed to pursuing the vast opportunities to continue advancement of the field of gender lens investing in Asia.
Research
Posted onThursday, August 7, 2014 - 12:02

Women’s Economic Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship in Hong Kong

A report on the opportunities and challenges facing women entrepreneurs in Hong Kong including a five year literature review and case studies and interviews with over 20 women business owners