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While the dearth of women in leadership globally has been widely discussed, the factors that propel or deter women into key decision-making positions in the public and private sectors in Ethiopia have not been exhaustively examined and articulated. A commonly held perspective with regards to enhancing women’s political and corporate…

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July is our time to showcase our AWiBers-- the Bold and the Beautiful! Where failure is not an option. We present to you three magnificent women to let us in on their secret. All these three Gems have plenty of lessons and laughter to share with us.

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The Dearth of Women's Leadership in Ethiopia Seminar Series continues.  AWiB and Earuyan Solutions supported by the Austrian Development Agency bring you the third seminar in the series titled: "Ethiopian Women's Reluctance to Visibility/Leadership: Fact or Myth?" 

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Investing in Ethiopia is not for the faint-hearted. With a projected national income of 61.54 billion in 2015, its population of 100 million still ranks among the world's poorest. The GDP value of Ethiopia 0.10 percent of the world economy.  The government's big spending carries risks, including high inflation and…

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Ethiopia is the third largest economy in Africa and among top 10 world's fastest growing economies. According to experts, the country has had double-digit economic growth over the past 10 years with an average 10.5 per cent growth. This noticeable achievement has caught the eye of large numbers of potential…

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Social entrepreneurship, as a concept and term, has been in use for the past fifty years globally, gaining popularity in the 80s and 90s – coinciding with great global social entrepreneurs working to address systemic gaps through their social ventures. With many major social sector institutions, increasingly unable to meet…

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As a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, International Women’s Day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender parity. However, the significance of commemorating International Women’s Day (IWD) lies not only in reflecting on how far we have come as women and…

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While some  argue that globally women bring a unique perspective to the corporate world  and considered as great contributors to economic growth and put significant value to hiring,  many, on the contrary, resist retaining and developing women and bringing them to the forefront either work with or for them  and consider women as a liability.  According to a…

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AWiB Listens’ - an evening of life-giving conversations that you can shape, is inviting you for the fourth time. AWiB will listen. Having been held in the past three years, this World Café style event received a significant response from members and non-members, because it challenged one’s mind at different…

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