Practical Strategies to Empower Women-led Businesses in the Caribbean, Revealed at CDB President’s Chat

Creating gender-focused and national inclusion policies, providing technical assistance, greater awareness of financial opportunities, and incorporating business skills into primary education were highlighted as practical ways to increase opportunities for access to finance for women-led enterprises in the Caribbean at the fourth edition of the Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) President’s Chat, at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College in Saint Lucia, on Friday, June 16, 2023.

The President’s Chat, with CDB President, Dr Hyginus ‘Gene’ Leon, under the theme “Innovative Financing for Women”, aimed to demonstrate how to feasibly and practically provide access to finance for women-owned or led micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) on a sustainable basis.


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