Press Releases

March 08, 2017

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WASHINGTON – WEConnect International marked International Women’s Day on Wednesday with the release of its new report, “The Business Case for Global Supplier Diversity and Inclusion: The Critical Contributions of Women and Other Underutilized Suppliers to Corporate Value Chains” (https://weconnectinternational.org/images/Report.pdf). The report provides the world’s first comprehensive analysis of the value and the competitive advantages that come with diversifying global value chains.  

March 08, 2017

KINGSTON -- Today, WEConnect International in The Caribbean will present preliminary results of a study being prepared with the support of Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC).

Increasingly, the positive connection among women, their economic empowerment, the growth of economies, and the well‐being of communities is recognized around the world. However, not enough is known about the challenges faced globally by women entrepreneurs and business owners who are trying to access new markets to grow their businesses.

February 21, 2017

Martes 28 de febrero de 2017, Club el Nogal, Bogotá, Colombia.    

En el marco del Foro Anual 2017 en Colombia: "Empoderando Mujeres Empresarias en Colombia a través de Oportunidades de Negocios” el próximo martes 28 de febrero en el Club El Nogal de Bogotá, WEConnect International entregará varios reconocimientos a empresas colombianas destacadas y a organizaciones que apoyan el crecimiento de sus negocios.