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Pauline Otila Kamwara: An Entrepreneur and Role Model

Through the AWE program, she learned how to modernize traditional methods of beekeeping while developing a new business plan.

Ecuador’s Quito Chamber of Commerce Awarded Second Place at World Chambers Competition for AWEsome Work Promoting Women’s Economic Empowerment

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) congratulates the Quito Chamber of Commerce for the global recognition it received at the World Chambers Competition for its work promoting gender equity and women’s empowerment in Ecuador through the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE).

The Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Helps Business Owner Grow Her Company in Kenya

Pauline Otila Kamwara, Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) graduate from 2019, is the managing director of Apiculture Venture in Kenya. Her social enterprise employs women and young people committed to sustainable beekeeping. They sell honey to farmers, cosmetic shops, hotels, and more. Pauline started her business when she saw that women weren’t represented in beekeeping in Kenya.

The Academy for Women Entrepreneurs Helps Business Owner Expand Operations in the Dominican Republic

Gabriela Lee, Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) graduate from 2019, is the founder and chef at Damn Good Kitchen (DGK) in Dominican Republic.

Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) Virtual Launch of Phase Two – PAO Virginia Elliott’s Remarks

Good afternoon! Thank you Mrs. Shola Safo-Duodo for your kind introduction and thank you to the team at the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) Regional Leadership Center (RLC) for hosting this virtual launch for AWE Phase Two!

Alisi Koroveibau: A Small Business Entrepreneur Finds Her Calling

When the COVID pandemic started to affect the hotel industry in Fiji, Alisi Koroveibau made a bold decision to adapt to this unanticipated challenge.

U.S. Embassy Launches New Initiative to Support Malaysian Women Entrepreneurs

Today, Ambassador Kamala Shirin Lakhdhir and Secretary-General for the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development Dato’ Dr. Junaidah binti Kamarruddin officiated the Malaysia launch of the Academy for Women Entrepreneurs (AWE).

U.S. Embassy, WEAC Zambia Launch Expanded Training for Women Entrepreneurs

LUSAKA—The U.S. Embassy and Women’s Entrepreneurship Access Center (WEAC) Zambia have launched applications for phase two for the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) until Monday, August 31, 2020.

U.S. Embassy Launches Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

SUVA – The United States Ambassador Joseph Cella welcomed over 70 Fijian women entrepreneurs today at the U.S. Embassy to celebrate the launch of the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE), a program designed to further enhance their business prowess.

U.S. Embassy Supports Local Women Entrepreneurs with Academy (WEBC)

The U.S. Embassy signed a grant with the Women Entrepreneurs Business Council (WEBC) to run the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) for 60 to 90 Fijian women business owners.