Print Edition - 2016-12-19 | MONEY
FWEAN bags gold award
Dec 19, 2016-
Nepal Federation of Women Entrepreneurs’ Associations of Nepal (FWEAN) has received the Community Service/Development Project Award 2016 from the International Project Management Association (IPMA), Poland. FWEAN, an umbrella organisation of women entrepreneurs working to create socio-economic transformation in Nepal, was announced the Gold Award Winner among three finalists, including two other organizations-one from Mexico and the other from the UAE.
FWEAN’s project chosen for the competition was about formalising and strengthening of women enterprises through a Business Clinic, says a statement issued by the FWEAN. The project was implemented by FWEAN from March to September with the support of the International Labour Organization’s Way out of Informality Project (ILO WOI Project).
The project was aimed at formalising and strengthening women-led SMEs in Nepal, enhancing the capacity of women-led SMEs for entrepreneurship development, and facilitating them in business planning, marketing, establishing linkages with banks, among others.
Published: 19-12-2016 08:42