Women Enterprise Recovery Fund launches calls for applications to upscale digital solutions for enhancing women enterprise growth and resilience

The Women Enterprise Recovery Fund is seeking to partner with private sector innovators to design and launch digital solutions that promote women enterprises economically impacted by COVID-19 and to address their financial and other business requirements. A call for proposals was launched to encourage applications, with available co-funding of up to US$50,000 along with technical assistance, mentorship, and connection with investors. The call, which is open from 8 January 2021 to 15 February 2021, aims further to counter the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis on the achievement of the UN sustainable development goals.