Propcom Mai-karfi Participates in Global WEE Forum

From May 23 – 25, 2017, Propcom Mai-karfi participated in the SEEP Network Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) Global Learning Forum, which brought together over 300 participants from 61 countries spanning 129 organisations. The objective of the forum was to stimulate discourse on WEE in market systems programmes, focusing on three main themes of the rural economy, employment and financial inclusion.

Halima Ahmed, our Gender & WEE Specialist who represented Propcom Mai-karfi at the forum said some of the lessons from the event for her were:

These are just some highlights from a thought-provoking three days with WEE practitioners from across the globe. As the development world continues to gather knowledge and best practices on WEE, Propcom Mai-karfi will follow closely for opportunities to apply the learnings as well as to contribute its quota to the knowledge base.