Rome, 4 April 2017. In the framework of the UfM labelled project “Promoting women empowerment for Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development in the MENA region” the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), the Italian Agency of Cooperation for Development (AICS), Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) and the Entrepreneurs Association and Women Business Leaders (AIDDA) organise a Round Table on “Access to finance: challenges and good practices to support women in business in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia” that will be held on 4th April 2017 – 09.00 h. at Palazzetto Mattei – Villa Celimontana (Rome, Italy).
The Round Table will present and discuss the UNIDO Technical paper “A study on Women Entrepreneurship Development in Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine and Tunisia”, to promote increased awareness of the challenges and opportunities of women entrepreneurship in MENA countries and to foster the debate on possible solutions for the identified challenges. The round table and the panel discussion will promote an interactive discussion on the topic of access to finance in Europe and the MENA Region and will issue recommendations for addressing the challenges currently faced by Women entrepreneurs in the 6 countries targeted by the UNIDO project.
Simultaneous translations will be available in Italian, English, French and Arabic.
For more information regarding the agenda and to confirm your participation please visit the following link: www.unido.it/eventi/wemena2017