2nd Women Entrepreneurship Club successfully held
The second Women Enterprenuar's Club was successfully held on August 30, 2018. Around 100 active women leaders representing Creative Industries, Tourism, IT and Business Consulting gathered to exchange their experince, get new business connections and cooperation opportunities in a format of free networking and Speed Business Dating around tables.
The event was officially opened by H.E. Piotr Switalski, Ambassador, Head of the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Armenia. ''More participation of women in entrepreneurship and the narrowing of the gender gap (also in wages) would contribute to fostering a productive private sector that creates more jobs. We need more women in Armenia's start-up economy and more women in top leadership positions in business', mentioned the Ambassador.
The event is being organised for the second time in the framework of EU-SMEDA project and will have continous nature to be held on monthly basis, with the aim to strengthen and empower the women of Armenia in business.
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