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SDGs&Her Competition (World Bank Group)

SDGs&Her is an online competition for women entrepreneurs to showcase how they are supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through their business operations. The objectives of the initiative are to:

  • recognize women implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including women business owners of microenterprises;
  • increase knowledge about the SDGs and their potential impacts on women among non-traditional audiences; and
  • collaborate with private sector partners on all SDGs, but SDG5 in particular; to share best practices and innovative ideas.

Eligibility: The competition is open to women who own and/or lead microenterprises (1-9 employees; under USD $10,000 loan eligibility OR annual sales under $100,000).

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Specifications

Program website

http://www.energia.org/apply-for-world-bank-groups-sdgsher-competition-for-women-entrepreneurs/

Type

Award/Competition
Network

Geographical Scope

Globally

Funding / Investment / CapBuild type

The top winners will be recognized in September, 2018 at an event on the margins of the 2018 UN General Assembly High-Level Week in New York. The stories of the winning women entrepreneur (and many other notable entries) will be shared through partners’ social media and websites.

Contact information

Last update

Date

24-09-2018

Status

Not Accepting Applications

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