US supports women’s entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov.17
By Anakhanum Khidayatova - Trend:
The US is working on expanding the economic opportunities for female entrepreneurs in Azerbaijan, the US ambassador to the country Robert Cekuta said Nov.17.
He made the remarks during the conference on "Development of women's entrepreneurship in Azerbaijan."
The conference is being held as part of the Global Entrepreneurship Week with financial support of the US Agency for International Development (USAID).
Representatives of government and public structures, diplomatic missions, international organizations accredited in Azerbaijan are participating in the event.
During the conference, the ambassador pointed out that the US is ready to render assistance to Azerbaijan in this sphere.
The US speaks for supporting women's entrepreneurship, said Cekuta, adding that when women are successful, families are healthier, communities are wealthier and the entire country is more prosperous.
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