When discussing value chains and gender, we are talking about an environment in which women-owned provider companies do not have the same access as those led by men. Breaking down this asymmetry would mean a real victory for inclusion and development. … [Read more...] about How Can More Women Business Owners Be Incorporated In Value Chains?
En BID Invest asumimos un compromiso total con la diversidad y la igualdad de género porque sabemos que las empresas están mejor equipadas para tener éxito cuando pueden aprovechar la energía y capacidad de toda su mano de obra: hombres y mujeres por igual. Tener un mayor acceso a oportunidades empodera a los individuos, fomenta las metas de desarrollo, hace que las empresas sean más competitivas y mejora los resultados.
Opening doors for women inside and outside of financial institutions is quickly becoming two sides of the same coin. Setting aside budgets and prejudices is the next step for creating leadership and management opportunities for women in Latin America and the Caribbean. … [Read more...] about Financial Institutions: Closing Gender Gaps in the Region
We’ve selected five articles from the Negocios Sostenibles (Sustainable Business) blog to form a picture of the innovation and challenges that took place this past year. Together, they provide a general viewpoint for 2020 as we begin the year ahead. … [Read more...] about Five Posts to Recap 2019 Ahead of 2020
The Global Microscope on Financial Inclusion is a wealth of information on Latin America and the Caribbean. It is also an insightful road-map for smart decision-making in the year ahead. … [Read more...] about Global Microscope 2019: What Can Decision Makers Learn From It?
On Tuesday May 21st we celebrated the World Day for Cultural Diversity, Dialogue and Development. Let’s pause and think for a moment why everyday more businesses are incorporating and discussing these concepts. … [Read more...] about Why are diversity and inclusion good for business?