We are delighted to debut the a series of 10 WEE Forum Interviews, highlighting several conference themes from financial inclusion to technology to scaling social empowerment.
What is the significance of the theme “Women’s Economic Empowerment,” and why is it important to you personally?
What distinguishes the challenges women face in the pursuit of financial inclusion?
What drives you most to fight for Women’s Economic Empowerment?
How can the fight for Women’s Economic Empowerment be scaled beyond market and economic programming to the wider global community?
How does current legislation impede Women’s Economic Empowerment and what amendments can be implemented to correct this, especially in developing countries?
What is the greatest challenge currently preventing economic equality for women?
How can the technology and private sectors contribute to the fight for Women’s Economic Empowerment and poverty alleviation?
What systems can be implemented to create an ideal enabling environment that increases women’s access to and use of technology?
Program Manager, The Asia Foundation