Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi):

An international partnership supporting women entrepreneurs in developing countries


We-Fi Update

New round of funding launched, focusing on thematic priorities, partnerships, and results based mechanisms


Partner Update

We-Fi supported training program seeks to close the gender gap in Ethiopia’s technology sector


Featured Publication

New report highlights progress in gender equality in the tourism sector


Recent Updates

December 16, 2019

Announcing the We-Fi Summit, highlighting Middle East and North Africa

The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) announced that its next regional summit will focus on women entrepreneurs in the Middle East and North Africa region and will be held in…
December 9, 2019

New round of funding focuses on thematic priorities and partnerships

This third round of funding has been redesigned to help Implementing Partners focus on the biggest gaps and opportunities in We-Fi’s theory of change and encourage innovation, partnership development, and…
Knowledge CornerNewsWBG
December 8, 2019

New database shows clear gap between female and male entrepreneurs

In most economies, women represent less than a third of new business owners. A new entrepreneurship database with funding from the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has collected data on…

Founding Contributors

The Netherlands
Russian Federation
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Republic of Korea
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
United States of America