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Apr 7, 2021
#IWD2021: Women in Hong Kong Building a Better Future for Asia – Chaoni Huang, BNP Paribas
Sustainability as an industry has attracted more women than many others, and the sector in Hong Kong is no exception. To celebrate #IWD2021, IFC has launched a series of interviews with women in the Fragrant Harbour who are championing the sustainability agenda in Asia. Our next interview is with Chaoni Huang, Head of Sustainable Capital Markets for Global Markets, Asia Pacific at BNP Paribas.
Mar 29, 2021
Caribbean Women Fight Through the Challenge of COVID-19
Women in the region are innovating—and challenging gender stereotypes—in response to the pandemic.
Mar 24, 2021
Juggling Jobs and Childcare
As companies consider subsidized or free childcare services for their workers' children, government policies are evolving to meet the need for standardization and regulation.
Mar 8, 2021
Harvesting Stability for India’s Salt Farmers
Empowering the 15,000 women who help produce three quarters of India's salt with sustainable technology and working to help them break the cycle of poverty.
Mar 8, 2021
A Woman’s Fight to Make Her Way In Mali’s Beef Industry
The inspiring story of the only female CEO in the nation’s meat-processing sector.
Feb 22, 2021
In Latin America, A New Breed of Investors Prizes Gender Diversity
Investors are insisting the companies they finance make hiring, retaining and promoting women a priority.
Jan 6, 2021
In Afghanistan, Women Entrepreneurs Keep the Dream Alive
Targeted IFC support is helping women entrepreneurs weather the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jul 28, 2020
For Black Women Economists,
A Rallying Cry
The Sadie Collective promotes pathways for Black women in economics, finance, and public policy.
May 27, 2020
First Person: Online Business Strategies Mark New Era in Brazzaville
As expats closely watch developments in the Republic of the Congo, some entrepreneurs refine their marketing strategies.
May 26, 2020
Finance2Equal Tanzania: Closing Gender Gaps in Tanzania’s Financial Services Sector
In Tanzania, IFC’s Finance2Equal program is working with five banks and two insurance companies to help the institutions better serve and support women. The program is also helping to enhance the capacity of women to access quality jobs in financial institutions.