Economic Empowerment

Economic Empowerment

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s Corporate Citizenship Center is a leading resource and voice for businesses seeking to increase economic opportunity on a global scale.

Our Economic Empowerment Program works to:

  • Iincrease the dialogue and deepen the learning experience around the design and implementation of economic empowerment initiatives;
  • Convene business, government, and NGO leaders to discuss the best approaches for conducting empowerment work; and
  • Amplify the voice of companies who are economically empowering women and share their stories.

Learn more on our website.

Content from this campaign

Global Economic Empowerment: Private Sector Solutions at Each Stage of Development
Everyday, businesses work to empower individuals and entire communities around the world. Our latest report,Global Economic Empowerment: Private Sector Solutions at Each Stage of Development, explores how businesses are creating a better world through empowerment. At the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, we believe that businesses are part of the solution to society's challenges....
Dec 5, 2014 2:45 PM ET
Welcoming the World’s Women: Empowerment through the Global Supply Chain
In the next five years, 12 million women business owners around the world plan to grow their businesses by at least six employees. The global business community has a tremendous opportunity to empower these enterprising women through the...
Jun 5, 2014 2:55 PM ET
Insights on How to Scale Women's Empowerment Globally
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has taken a strong interest in addressing this entrepreneurial and economic gaps faced by women around the world. In Spring 2014, the Foundation produced From Millions to Billions: Scaling Up Women’s Empowerment Globally, a report that...
Jun 5, 2014 1:45 PM ET
From Millions to Billions: Scaling Up Women's Empowerment Globally
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation’s newest research report, From Millions to Billions: Scaling Up Women’s Empowerment Globally investigates the status of women-owned businesses in Mexico and offers global companies ways they can integrate them into their supply chains....
Jun 4, 2014 10:35 AM ET

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