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For Women in India, Small Loans Have a Big Impact

Oct 30, 2018

For Women in India, Small Loans Have a Big Impact

Microloans help millions of marginalized families start and expand businesses, purchase essentials, and support their children’s education.

Breaking Barriers for Women Leaders in Solomon Islands

Oct 5, 2018

Breaking Barriers for Women Leaders in Solomon Islands

In Solomon Islands – a country where only one out of four women hold a formal full time paying job – Lyn Fa’arodo stands out.

Women Entrepreneurs in Vietnam Get a Fair Shot with Financing

Aug 6, 2018

Women Entrepreneurs in Vietnam Get a Fair Shot with Financing

Funding and advice from IFC client VPBank are helping female entrepreneurs in Vietnam grow their small businesses.

Banks’ Focus on Women in Latin America Boosts Business for All

Jun 21, 2018

Banks’ Focus on Women in Latin America Boosts Business for All

IFC’s Banking on Women program supports female entrepreneurs in the region so they can create jobs and spur economic growth.

Economically Empowered Women Can Boost Development

Mar 8, 2018

Economically Empowered Women Can Boost Development

IFC and the World Bank work together to increase women’s participation in the economy—as employees, entrepreneurs, and business leaders.

Good Food Grows Good Business in Lebanon

Mar 7, 2018

Good Food Grows Good Business in Lebanon

A woman entrepreneur’s taste for healthy food nourishes a new venture.

This Refugee Baker’s Secret Ingredient? Self-Reliance

Mar 6, 2018

This Refugee Baker’s Secret Ingredient? Self-Reliance

Mama Safi, a Congolese refugee, provides school meals in Kenya’s Kakuma Refugee Camp.

Neither Borders nor Boundaries Stop This African Executive

Mar 5, 2018

Neither Borders nor Boundaries Stop This African Executive

Sedima, Senegal's largest poultry company, is now expanding into some of the world's toughest markets.

Crafting a Future for Women Entrepreneurs

Oct 6, 2017

Crafting a Future for Women Entrepreneurs

Expanding Access to Financial Services for Women Entrepreneurs Helps Create Markets and Opportunities for All.

A Daycare Center Cherished by Parents—and by a Company

Sep 26, 2017

A Daycare Center Cherished by Parents—and by a Company

A new IFC report examines the business case for tackling childcare—citing the progress of Indian tech company Mindtree and businesses in nine other countries.