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CAPE TOWN HOSTS AWIEF 2017

With the support and collaboration of the City of Cape Town and the Cape Town & Western Cape Convention Bureau, the 3rd Africa Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) conference and exhibition event will take place in Cape Town, Africa’s number one business tourism and convention destination. The event will be hosted at the ultra-modern,…
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Links between trade and gender in the African services sector

Links between trade and gender in the African services sector Featured in GREAT Insights Magazine, Volume 5, Issue 6. December 2016/January 2017. Author, Irene Ochem: Founder & Managing Director, AWIEF Gender-sensitive policy-making and legislation is needed to address the challenges with gender inequality and harness the great potential that trade in the services sector holds…
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LASG, AWIEF sign $300m fund MOU to empower women entrepreneurs

Commissioner for Economic Planning & Budget, Mr. Akinyemi Ashade (middle), with the Founder/C.E.O of AWIEF, Mrs. Irene Ochem (right) and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Economic Planning & Budget, Mr. Abayomi Kadir during a Press Conference on signing of Partnership Agreement between Lagos State Government and African Women Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF), at the Bagauda…
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GOVERNOR OF LAGOS STATE HIS EXCELLENCY AKINWUNMI AMBODE TO ATTEND AWIEF

 We are happy to announce the Official Patronage of His Excellency, the Governor of Lagos State, MR AKINWUNMI AMBODE and Lagos State Partnership with AWIEF as Official Host Government.   2ND AFRICA WOMEN INNOVATION & ENTREPRENEURSHIP FORUM: Accelerating women’s economic empowerment in Africa’s best interest Conference & Exhibition – 29-30 September 2016 Pre-Conference Workshops –…
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