Economic empowerment of women through entrepreneurship (HK)

Women’s Economic Empowerment through Entrepreneurship in Hong Kong

By Louisa Mitchell for The Women’s Foundation.

Published in Hong Kong in March 2014.

Executive Summary available in English and Chinese.

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Qualitative research based on interviews with women entrepreneurs and experts working in the entrepreneurship space in Hong Kong. The report highlights the specific barriers that female entrepreneurs and women-owned businesses face in Hong Kong and recommends targeted policies, training, and funding initiatives to address these challenges.

The report was supported by Goldman Sachs Gives and will feed into other work on women entrepreneurs around the Asian region that was commissioned by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia (UNESCAP).