Information
  • Submitted by: CXCatalysts
  • Topic: Employment, decent work for all and social protection
  • Keywords: entrepreneurship, partnership, capacity building, women empowerment, green business, livelihoods
  • Location: TBD
  • Date of completion: 2015
  • Click for more information
Deliverables & Resources
Empower 100 women entrepreneurs in green economy businesses in Caribbean Islands

Partner(s)

BPW, Greif, CXCatalysts

Description/achievement of initiative

Creating, upgrading and or supporting 100 women-owned green economy businesses in clean energy, clean water, waste management or sustainable agriculture in Caribbean Islands

Implementation methodologies

Work with partners who 1) have women networks; 2) provide entrepreneurial, mentoring and business training; 3) have ecofriendly products/services; 4) provide financing to launch, upgrade and support women owned green businesses

Deliverables
Deliverable Date
32 female owned green businesses 2013
34 woman owned green businesses 2014
34 woman owned green businesses 2015
Resources
Type Details
In-kind contribution products to be piloted
Staff / Technical expertise 1-3 people
Copyright United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Sustainable Development | Contact | Terms of use | Site map