In commemoration of International Women month, Global Entrepreneurship Network - Ghana (GEN - Ghana) with support from the British Council, Ghana, will host the maiden Ghana Women in Social Enterprise Month throughout the month of March 2019 under the theme ”Fostering Women Economic Inclusion through Social Enterprise “
Ghana Women in Social Enterprise (GWISE) Month aims to promote women in social enterprise to generate social good through sustainable business opportunities, while fostering economic inclusion for women. We aim to host a series of events in the month of March 2019 to put a spotlight on Women in Social Enterprise, while commemorating the International Women’s Month of celebrations.
The project seeks to :
- Expose opportunities and inspire women in social enterprise to realize their potential to start and grow their own social businesses.
- Equip existing and aspiring female social entrepreneurs with practical tools, insights, experts, and resources to accelerate their successes.
- Connect female entrepreneurs with a broad community, and thriving, diverse and relevant networks.
- Engage and provide a platform for the social enterprise ecosystem—examining research, public policies and successful approaches towards promoting women social entrepreneurship in Ghana.