Kickoff of the Women National Business Agenda (WNBA) – An Advocacy document for challenges and solutions of Women in Business in 34 Provinces of Afghanistan

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Afghanistan Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AWCCI) as a national chamber to represent women in business and their economic role in Afghanistan. Its main mandate to continuously advocate and lobby for the concerns and interests of Afghan women in business has proudly held the inauguration of the Women National Business Agenda (WNBA) on Sunday, 5 July 2020, through the Zoom software at 9:00 a.m. 

In the kickoff session of the Women National Business Agenda the participants were; H.E Rula Ghani, First Lady of Afghanistan, H.E. Hasina Safi, Minister of Women’s Affairs, H.E. Abdul Kareem Malikyar, Acting Minister of Commerce and Industry, Mrs.  Afsana Rahimi, Chairperson of AWCCI, Mr. Mohammad Nasib, Country Director of CIPE in Afghanistan and  Mrs. Manizha Wafeq, President of AWCCI and more than 50 Businesswomen from more than 20 provinces of Afghanistan.