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Women Entrepreneurs Around the World with 'The Girls on the Road'

A Special Spotlight: The Girls on the Road

Women’s Empowerment through Entrepreneurship – Different Countries’ Visions and Business Ecosystems.

Join us hearing from ‘The Girls on the Road’ in their quest to support women entrepreneurs around the world. Fernanda and Taciana are visiting 24 countries interviewing women and researching the conditions, business ecosystems, challenges and advantages that exist in each country. 

Women’s Empowerment through Entrepreneurship – Different countries’ Visions + Business Ecosystems

My guests today are Fernanda Moura and Taciana Mello, (The Girls on the Road), creators of the Founders Project. Hear about their journey from corporate highflyers to travelling the world in support of Women’s Entrepreneurial Empowerment.

We will be discussing :

  • Women’s Empowerment through Entrepreneurship. Why it is such an important and successful way for women to become empowered.
  • Different Countries’ Visions. How countries view women and entrepreneurship differently. Similarities and differences in the ideas or the ways of implementing them.
  • Business Ecosystems. What are available today and how do these impact women entrepreneurs
  • The Girls on the Road Documentary. The idea, the reports, the fabulous women’s stories and where/when it will appear…

Listen to the stories and experiences from ‘The Girls on the Road’ visits and about the interviews they themselves made with some truly remarkable dynamic women entrepreneurs in 24 different countries worldwide. The spent over 6 months travelling, interviewing women and researching the conditions, business ecosystems, challenges and advantages that exist in each country.

See the interview for each country below…

You can read their book (Confira nosso livro na Amazon in Portuguese Check our book on Amazon in English). You can see the documentary about this trip already available in Portuguese, and soon available in English…

Hosted by: 

Anna Letitia Cook

United Nations Women’s 2016-2017 Global Champion for Change @ Empower Women