The Seep Network's Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) Working Group and FinEquity co-hosted a virtual roundtable discussion on COVID-19 and Women’s Economic Empowerment, with a focus on employment and entrepreneurship.
Improving women’s agency, namely their ability to define goals and act on them, is crucial for advancing gender equality and the empowerment of women. Women’s financial inclusion interventions have traditionally focused on narrowing the access gap, but there is a growing recognition these interventions need to go beyond measuring access and use to get at what really matters – increased voice and agency.
In this webinar, Accion is highlighting partners from different regions of the world to share how they are supporting their clients, staff, and business operations as the pandemic crisis unfolds.
G2P Payments in COVID-19 Context: Key Areas of Action and Experiences From Country Emergency Actions
In social protection and emergency programs like many social assistance payments emerging in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, G2P payments are often the main point of contact of programs with recipients.