We are an autonomous and independent organization that works to close inequality gaps for women and promote their active participation in economic development.

What we do

We work towards creating initiatives and programs that strengthen women entrepreneurs’ personal and business skills, especially those in vulnerable socio-economic situations. We also promote knowledge production, and make social impact investments.

What inspires us?

  • The transformational power of women.
  • Working for inclusive economic growth with a gender perspective, seeking equal opportunities for women and men.
  • Mobilizing actions and generating changes that contribute to bridging gaps for women.
  • Processes that promote individual and collective reflection and action.

What we do

How do we contribute to the global SDG agenda?

SDG (Sustainable Development Goals)

We focus our work and ratify our commitment to the global agenda for the fulfilment of the Sustainable Development Goals, in particular the following:

Which areas of action do we engage in?

  • Gender

    We work primarily for and with women but also acknowledge men’s participation in building gender equality. We understand the importance of promoting relationships of respect and equality.

  • Entrepreneurship

    We work on the basis of entrepreneurship as a mechanism for income generation, welfare, and economic development.

  • Vulnerability

    We direct our actions mainly to people in vulnerable socioeconomic situations in order to contribute to the construction of a dignified life project that improves their quality of life and that of their families.

  • Financial inclusion

    We promote the population’s responsible inclusion in the financial system as a right that promotes development.

Strategic pillars

We have implemented three strategic pillars to in order to contribute to closing inequality gaps for women and to promote their active participation in economic development. These pillars are overlapping and and on an ongoing basis.

KNOWLEDGE

KNOWLEDGE

We encourage the production, dissemination, and appropriation of knowledge to identify the inequality gaps affecting women and help to reduce these.

PEOPLE

PEOPLE

We contribute to skills-building in women entrepreneurs by strengthening their personal and economic autonomy.

BUSINESS

BUSINESS

We invest in sustainable businesses that help to bridge inequality gaps for women, under the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

KNOWLEDGE

We encourage the production, dissemination, and appropriation of knowledge to identify the inequality gaps affecting women and help to reduce these.

PEOPLE

We contribute to skills-building in women entrepreneurs by strengthening their personal and economic autonomy.

BUSINESS

We invest in sustainable businesses that help to bridge inequality gaps for women, under the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).

Our modes of action

  • We operate

    We implement direct actions where we have clear and differentiated knowledge and competencies, understanding the changes in the environment and the population we serve, as well as constantly innovating.

  • We create partnerships

    We look for partnerships that allow us to join efforts and work in synergy, adding potential with other public or private organizations that complement our action.

  • Calls

    We launch public and open calls for the best ideas and initiatives to solve problems that require creativity, innovation, and specialization and that complement our action, by helping to finance them.

Our principles:

  • Transforming lives:

    We enable people to make decisions based on information and tools that can help to transform their lives, their environment, their community and the country.

  • We work towards partnerships and collaborative impact:

    We join efforts, knowledge, and resources to maximize the impact of our actions without replacing the role of the State or other relevant actors.

  • We create value:

    We seek to learn from our own and external experience so that we can continuously improve what we do.

  • We do things well:

    We work with distinction, rigor, and dedication to deliver the best result in everything we do.

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Networks