World Bank to Increase Economic Empowerment for Millions of Girls & Women in East, Southern Africa

Millions of girls and young women across Eastern and Southern Africa will gain greater access to education and economic empowerment opportunities thanks to the newly approved East Africa Girls’ Empowerment and Resilience Program (EAGER). This new program, approved on September 28, 2023, and supported by $832 million in International Development Association (IDA) financing, will boost […]

Playbook Brings Together 200 Women Leaders to Attend to Level Up Their Career

Unstoppable momentum sees PLAYBOOK, a leading ed-tech app and network, bring together 200 women leaders from 4 countries representing 10 nationalities to attend 2 specially curated Flagship experiences. PLAYBOOK is dedicated to accelerating career and personal growth for women. The Flagship experiences provide a unique opportunity for attendees to learn, do and collaborate. It has […]

Maya Morsi, Vice President of WBG Review Egypt’s Efforts to Empower Women

President of the National Council for Women, Dr. Maya Morsi, met with Christopher Stevens, Senior Vice President of the World Bank Group and General Legal Counsel, and a number of World Bank officials to get acquainted with Egypt’s efforts in the field of economic empowerment of women and support their participation in the labor market, […]