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Fostering Women Entrepreneurship in the Danube Region

Good practices for fostering women entrepreneurship and success stories and case studies of women entrepreneurs from the Danube region

  • Posted on: 23.09.2019
  • Croatia

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The event was held on October 3rd in Varaždin, Croatia and tackled important societal challenge (encouragement of women in the Danube region) in order to help women entrepreneurs to establish and develop business and to obtain market success. Increasing number of women entrepreneurs will support their participation in the labour market, bringing more prosperity, decreasing poverty and creating preconditions for achieving gender equality in the Danube region.
This event combined capitalization event of DTP WOMEN IN BUSINESS project as well as the Priority Area 8 of the EU Strategy for Danube Region (organized by PAC8 Working Group Female Entrepreneurship) with discussion on policy and legal framework that have relevance to promotion and support of women entrepreneurship, including presentation of good practices for fostering women entrepreneurship and success stories and case studies of women entrepreneurs from the Danube region.
The event offered stakeholders and SMEs from the Danube region the opportunity to exchange experiences and addresses their challenges directly to the representatives from politics and administration present.

S&T field/scope: General | Affilation and Pillar: Research and innovation community | Geographical focus: Danube Region