2019 Newsletters

December Newsletter

Highlights of the Month

  • Afghan Women attended the Small and Medium Enterprises Development and Promotion Course in Japan
  • 32 Afghan Businesswomen participation in India International Mega Trade Fair
  • AWCCI Three days Refresher Training and Strategic Planning
  • Bibi Khadija Revolving Fund
  • Support of Women-Owned businesses and small women’s handicraft exhibition
  • Participation of Herat businesswomen in Iran exhibition
  • AWCCI on the GlobalGiving Platform!

November Newsletter

Highlights of the Month

  • Second National Women’s Entrepreneurship Summit
  • Bibi Khadija Award Ceremony
  • Women for Women Business Knowledge Sharing Workshop
  • Public-Private Dialogue (PPD) Nangarhar- Quality Improvement in Poultry Sector
  • Kandahar three days Exhibition
  • ·AWCCI Media coverage in November

October Newsletter

Highlights of the Month

  • Preparation for Bibi Khadija Award Ceremony 
  • The ninth session of “More Afghan Women in Business”
  • SCWEC hand-over ceremony to Afghanistan Women Chamber of 
         Commerce and Industry Handing “Made by Afghan Women” trademark
         certification to businesswomen
  •  Made by Afghan Women third Exhibition opening in Herat 
  • AWCCI members’ participation in APPRO training
  • Businesswomen participation in businesswomen expo 2019 at Tashkent 
  • “More Afghan Women in Business” Campaign in Kandahar
  • Nangarhar Businesswomen participation in MOIC exhibition

September Newsletter

Highlights of the Month
  • Businesswomen associations’ session
  • Meeting between AWCCI board and Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Canada
  • The eighth session of “More Afghan Women in Business”
  • Meeting between RARD and AWCCI for mutual cooperation
  • AWCCI members’ participation in business management and SIYB program
  • Meeting between AWCCI-East and Goldozi project of USAID
  • Legal Awareness session
  • AWCCI’S members participation in Passage 2 Prosperity third annual trade show

August Newsletter

Highlights of the Month
  • AWCCI members attending a course in China
  • AWCCI’s second Board of Directors Election
  • The first meeting of a newly elected board of Directors
  • AWCCI delegation meeting with Indian businessmen and women delegation
  • AWCCI meeting with IOM new program for developing women-owned businesses
  • Women for Women Peer Exchange and Learning Workshop (W-PEXL) in Badakhshan
  • Research unit activities
  • Legal unit activities
  • 10 Media coverage in August

June Newsletter

Highlights of the Month
  • AWCCI won 11th World Chambers Competition in Best SME’s and Entrepreneurship Development Category
  • AWCCI Board of Director’s member participation in the World Labor Organization
  • “More Afghan Women in Business” program at Polytechnic University
  • Ministry of Commerce and Industry conference for reviewing the challenges of businessmen businesswomen and investors in Herat
  • Private Sector working groups inaugurated in Herat province
  • 16 Media coverage in June from AWCCI

June Newsletter

Highlights of the Month
  • AWCCI won 11th World Chambers Competition in Best SME’s and Entrepreneurship Development Category
  • AWCCI Board of Director’s member participation in the World Labor Organization
  • “More Afghan Women in Business” program at Polytechnic University
  • Ministry of Commerce and Industry conference for reviewing the challenges of businessmen businesswomen and investors in Herat
  • Private Sector working groups inaugurated in Herat province
  • 16 Media coverage in June from AWCCI

May Newsletter

Highlights of the Month
  •  “More Afghan Women in Business” sessions with informal women businesses in three zones
  • AWCCI program with Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP)
  • AWCCI members achievements in May
  • Head of Afghanistan Central Business Registry meeting with AWCCI- West Zone
  • AWCCI North Zone-Balkh office Meeting with Zardozi Regional Office in Mazar-e-Sharif
  • AWCCI-East Zone met Directorate of Women Affairs (DoWA) in Nangarhar
  • 16 AWCCI Media Coverage in May

April Newsletter

Highlights of the Month

  • Beginning of “More Afghan Women in Business” program with Universities
  • Restarting the “Buy From Afghan Women Businesses” Campaign
  • Participation of Afghan Businesswomen in International Rawal Exhibition, Pakistan
  • AWCCI participation in International Conference on Women’s Regional Cooperation in Termez, Uzbekistan
  • AWCCI Board of Directors and Advisory Board meeting
  • Businesswomen exhibited their abilities in Karwan Rah Lajward exhibition.
  • More Afghan Women in Business program in Balk
  • AWCCI research unit activities
  • 10 Media Coverage from AWCCI activities in April
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March Newsletter

Highlights of the Month

  • AWCCI 2nd Anniversary and Women’s Day celebration
  • AWCCI’s participation in SAARC Chamber Women Entrepreneurs of the year 2019 Award
  • AWCCI Bazaar-e-Roz was a Part of Spring AgFair 2019
  • AWCCI- West Zone members met Herat Governor
  • The Handicraft Exhibition of Bazaar-e- Roz by AWCCI-Balkh
  • 35 Media Coverage on AWCCI activities
  • AWCCI’s Participation in the 7th Foundation Day of BIRAC
  • Master Premium Debit Card of AIB, dedicated to Women
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February Newsletter

Highlights of the Month

  • 6 Businesswomen from Kabul, Herat, and Balkh participated in Conference
  • buying Indian EmbroideryAfghanistan Women Chamber of Commerce and Industries Board of Directors and Advisory Board meeting
  • Herat Export Products Exhibition in Herat with initiative of Herat DoIC and AWCCI-West zone
  • AWCCI-West Zone meeting with Iran consulate
  • AWCCI-East meeting with USAID Promote
  • 8 Exclusive media Interviews with AWCCI members and Board of Directors

 

January Newsletter

Highlights of the Month       

  • AWCCI Consulting sessions with businesswomen
  • Ministry of Industry and Commerce and AWCCI MoU renewal
  • AWCCI quarterly research
  • Six women participation in Turkey Mode and Fashion Exhibition
  • Deputy Minister for Private Sector and Industries Development of AWCCI-North
  • Young Entrepreneur’s Exhibition in Herat
  • AIB trailblazer sponsor of AWCCI, how improves the work environment for its female employees
  • 7 Exclusive media interviews of AWCCI leadership and members