1’ST COMMONWEALTH WOMEN’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP SUMMIT LAUNCHED ON INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY AND COMMONWEALTH DAY

On the first joint International Women’s Day and Commonwealth Day for several years, the inaugural Commonwealth Women’s Entrepreneurship Summit is launched. Held while the UK is Commonwealth Chair and G7 President, it will be a 2 day online conference focusing on women’s entrepreneurship across emerging tech sectors.

Targeting policy makers, entrepreneurs, government agencies, entrepreneurship support organisations, funders, and educational institutions, it aims to frame and feed into key international meetings including CHOGM and the G7 which will be held within about 100 days of the Summit and the G20 and UNCTAD 15 later in 2021, Read more.

UK spotlight – leading initiatives from the UK during its term as Commonwealth Chair and from Commonwealth organisations since April 2018

UK spotlight – leading initiatives from the UK during its term as Commonwealth Chair and from Commonwealth organisations since April 2018 and announcement of the 1st Commonwealth Women Entrepreneurs Summit 21-22 April 2021 on Her Majesty The Queen, Head of the Commonwealth’s birthday and UN Girls in ITC Day.

Commonwealth Secretariat: International Women’s Day 2021 event – women’s leadership in building back better after COVID-19

Women in Innovation: Women Innovate – highlighting the many inspirational female role models working within the UK

Women in Innovation: Women Innovate – highlighting the many inspirational female role models working within the UK and support the next generation of female innovators through workshops and expert advice sessions (CBWN in 2.30pm session)

The Commonwealth’s first Women in Technology Programme

Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation on Commonwealth Forum: Technology, Trade and Innovation in a COVID-19 World.

Webinar: Circular Economy in the Commonwealth: the role of cities

Commonwealth Local Government Forum, London Waste and Recycling Board and Bloomsbury Institute

Commonwealth Creativity & Innovation Challenge for girls and boys aged 8-16 years old with GSMA and Flow in Action launched on International Girls in ICT

Commonwealth Creativity & Innovation Challenge for girls and boys aged 8-16 years old with GSMA and Flow in Action launched on International Girls in ICT Day on 23 April – see Gallery NB still open.