Event: Conference on Gender in Urban Governance and Transport

Meeting needs of women entrepreneurs in Azerbaijan

24 April 2018
Author / Speaker: 
Zhala Hajiyeva, Azerbaijan Microfinance Association
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Description: 

The presentation includes: (i) an introduction of the Azerbaijan Microfinance Association and its work towards advancing the microfinance community; (ii) an overview of the impact of microfinance on income and savings of women vis-a-vis men; (iii) interventions to bridge the gender gap in microfinance and how financial and non-financial services should be customized in order to cater to the needs of women entrepreneurs; and (iv) projects of AFMA that are supportive of women.

Geographical Focus: 
Global
Azerbaijan
Type of Content: 
Learning Event

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