All about women's entrepreneurship, tips for starting and developing a business. Future and existing entrepreneurs will find the necessary information on additional sources of funding, women's business support programs, training programs and much more.
Women entrepreneurs in Ukraine: who are they?
Women aged 30-50 years, have higher education. Every fifth has two or more higher educations.
Interested in development and attend business trainings or self-development, read business literature.
Most women entrepreneurs are sole proprietors of one enterprise. By the chosen form of management: Individual entrepreneurs, micro- and small businesses.
13% of women entrepreneurs operate throughout Ukraine. The vast majority work only in their region.
7% of women's enterprises are engaged in exports. Among the countries they export to: Poland, Moldova, Uzbekistan and EU countries. Every fifth entrepreneur considers the possibility of exporting in the future.
The total duration of women's business is 8 years.
The Work Book consists of six main sections:
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Government agencies and organizations supporting women and women's entrepreneurship
Browse government agencies, Ukrainian and international organizations and associations supporting women, leadership development and women's entrepreneurship.
- Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine
- National project for entrepreneurship and export development Diia.Business
- National project for the development of digital literacy Diia.Digital Education
- State Institution Entrepreneurship and Export Promotion Office
- Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine
- Ministry of Communities and Territories Development of Ukraine
- Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights
- State Institution Ukrainian Cultural Foundation
- State Employment Service of Ukraine
National organizations and initiatives
- Ukrainian Investment and Trade Facilitation Center (ITFC)
- Academy for women entrepreneurs
- Ukrainian Platform of Women in Business
- NGO League of Business and Professional Women of Ukraine
- Ukrainian Women's Fund
- Women's Consortium of Ukraine
- She's Next — a program to support women's entrepreneurship
- Women IN
- Expert organization Center CSR Development (CSR Ukraine)
- European Business Association (EBA)
- Union of Ukrainian Entrepreneurs (SUP)
- International Embassy of Women Entrepreneurs in Ukraine
- International community for women Wtech
International organizations and programs
- UN Women
- World Woman Foundation
- United Nations Development Programme in Ukraine
- United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
- European Training Foundation (ETF)
- EBRD Women in Business Program
- European Network of Female Entrepreneurship Ambassadors
- European Gateway for Women’s entrepreneurship WEgate
- USAID Program Competitive Economy of Ukraine
- Project EU4Business: SME Competitiveness and Internationalisation
- European Union House of Europe Program
- Charitable organization Her Equality Right and Autonomy (HERA)