Women’s Empowerment in Ireland – moving forward

Women’s Empowerment in Ireland – moving forward

When I think of Ireland, I am reminded among many things of the beautiful rolling green countryside, the renowned writers and musicians and the congenial pub vibe. Until the early 1990's and by Western European standards, Ireland was relatively poor, with high...

Networking Summary: How to start your own book, finally! 27 May 2021

Networking Summary: How to start your own book, finally! 27 May 2021

Our 27 May networking evening was packed full of interesting ideas. The evening started off with a request from Anna Molnar and Enara Parra, who are now in charge of the WBII Instagram account. They asked everyone to use #wbiinetworking when posting photos on IG. Our...

It’s all about the process

It’s all about the process

This month, Charlene updates us on how the Women Entrepreneurship Platform is raising the profile and issues of women farmers through virtual teamwork and collaboration. The process has been started via a webinar which culminated in a proposal for a cross-commission...

WBII’s new inside connection to the Dutch Women’s Council

WBII’s new inside connection to the Dutch Women’s Council

This month, Charlene introduces us to one of our newest members, Garcia Stans. Garcia is a financial business coach and also serves as the treasurer of the NVR (Dutch Women’s Council). She tells us why there is still a need for this organization that advocates for...

Do women entrepreneurs have a role to play in the Green Deal? 

Do women entrepreneurs have a role to play in the Green Deal? 

This month, Charlene highlights how the European Green Deal and the European Recovery Plan have great relevance for women entrepreneurs through showcasing a social enterprise business of one of our own members, Aleyda Santos. She argues that programmes to level the...