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Investing in Women holds a thought-leadership responsibility to contribute to advance knowledge building to strengthen the business case of women’s economic empowerment and gender equality.

Search the Impact Investing Video Series: Women’s SME Financing Gap

Knowledge Hub

Investing in Women holds a thought-leadership responsibility to contribute to advance knowledge building to strengthen the business case of women’s economic empowerment and gender equality.

Search the Knowledge Hub
Women entrepreneurs

Impact Investing Video Series: Women’s SME Financing Gap

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2020

An estimated 70.7% of women-owned enterprises remain unserved or underserved by formal financial institutions. This creates a financing gap of at least USD 287 Billion. ...

Impact Investing Video Series: Gender Lens Investing

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2020

Economic growth is more robust and sustainable when men and women can fully participate in the economy. However, women continue to be underrepresented ...

Impact Investing Video Series: Impact Investing in South East Asia

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2020

Impact investing in South East Asia is expected to continue growing because of large market opportunities, economic growth and demographic trends. Want to ...

Impact Investing Video Series: Blended Finance for Women’s Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs)

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2020

Blended finance combines development finance and philanthropic funds to mobilise more private capital for social and environmental causes, creating more financing opportunities for ...

Impact Investing Video Series: What is Women’s Economic Empowerment?

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2020

A woman is economically empowered when she has both the ability to advance and succeed economically; and has the power to make and ...

Entrepreneurship Development Interventions for Women Entrepreneurs

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2018

This report presents key findings of interventions promoting small and medium enterprises as a means to create more and better jobs.

Women-owned enterprises in Vietnam: Perceptions and potential

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report exposes misconceptions facing women entrepreneurs in Vietnam and elucidates the opportunities for banks and related service providers to meet their needs.

Strengthening Women’s Entrepreneurship in ASEAN

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report analyses the policy landscape, identifies gaps, and proposes recommendations to advance the role of women in the labour market, as entrepreneurs ...

Entrepreneurship and the entrepreneur: A literature review

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report undertakes a review of the literature on entrepreneurship and the entrepreneur, with a focus on understanding how levels of economic development ...

Gender-related Obstacles to Vietnamese Women Entrepreneurs

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2010

This report analyses the traditional, regulatory, and internal gender-based obstacles that influence Vietnamese women entrepreneurs in starting and running their businesses and provides ...

Women’s Entrepreneurship Development in Vietnam

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2007

This report provides a detailed analysis of the roles, constraints, obstacles, opportunities and development of women entrepreneurs in Vietnam.

Women and Entrepreneurship in Vietnam

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report examines the state of small to medium enterprises in Vietnam, and the contribution that women-owned businesses make to the Vietnamese economy.

Women and Entrepreneurship in the Philippines

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report examines the state of small to medium enterprises in the Philippines, and the contribution that women-owned businesses make to the Philippine ...

Women and Entrepreneurship in Indonesia

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report examines the state of small to medium enterprises in Indonesia, and the contribution that women-owned businesses make to the Indonesian economy.

Entrepreneurship and the entrepreneur: A literature review

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report undertakes a review of the literature on entrepreneurship and the entrepreneur, with a focus on understanding how levels of economic development ...

Voices of women in entrepreneurship

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report examines the nature of women’s entrepreneurship, and the characteristics and challenges that are specific to women entrepreneurs.

Stories of women-owned enterprises: Tòhe (Vietnam)

YEAR PUBLISHED: 2017

This report showcases Tòhe: a woman-owned social enterprise in Vietnam. The case study tells the story of the business and explores the ...

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