This session introduces UN-ESCAP's gender equality policy and present findings of its study on enabling entrepreneurship for women's economic empowerment.
Expert Group Meeting
Facilitate Entrepreneurship Development Service (EDS) for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) by using ICT tools and Learning Programs
Awakening Aspirations: Creating Women Entrepreneurs for Small & Micro Enterprises
Innovative Strategies for Andean Women’s Participation in Digital Economy
Women’s Entrepreneurial Community Center of Resources, Education, Access, and Training for Economic Empowerment
On 16 February, the United Nations Asian and Pacific Training Centre for Information and Communication Technology for Development (UN-APCICT) will organize an Online Expert Group Meeting on Social Media for Development.
In an effort to foster multi-stakeholder dialogue and exchange of experiences on how to effectively utilize social media in the different phases of disaster risk management, APCICT organized the “Expert Group Meeting on Social Media for Disaster Risk Management” on 7-8 April 2015 in Incheon, Republic of Korea.
The workshop was attended 22 government officials, communication and media experts, ICTD and social media experts and DRR practitioners in Asia and the Pacific.
The WIFI (Women and ICT Frontier Initiative) Programme is a new initiative of APCICT that aims to develop the capacity of women entrepreneurs in using information and communication technology (ICT).
The programme has been developed to support the realization of the new sustainable development agenda, including gender equity and inclusive economic growth.
APCICT convenes regional experts from government, academia, and civil society for consecutive expert group meetings to enhance its ICTD capacity building programmes.