Date: September 6, 2018
Venue: AWCCI office
AWCCI organized a meeting on Women’s everly first participation in Dubai Global village on September 6, 2018 in AWCCI office. In this meeting, WIE Promote Officials, and the Organizer of Afghanistan pavilion in Global Villages were invited. Around 12 women-owned companies from AWCCI members participated. The main purpose of this meeting was discussion on Afghan Women Participation in Global village of Dubai which will be held on October 30, 2018 for a period of six months.
One of AWCCI’s 2018 goals was Women’s participation in a Global village and for reaching that AWCCI approached Promote Women in Economy officials and Mr. Mir Khan the Organizer of Afghanistan pavilion in Global Villages. Promote WIE has expressed their willingness to AWCCI in supporting women businesses to participate in Global Village this year through their Mini Grants to 8-9 companies. This mini grant will help these women businesses with the rent of booths. The application forms for the mini grants were shared with the women businesses so that they can start getting the grant by submitting the forms at their earliest convenience and get ready for participating in this Global Village.
The Organizer of Afghanistan Pavilion, Mr. Mir Khan provided information on Afghanistan Pavilion – Global Village and on the participation of Afghan Traders in the last 10 years. Mr. Mir announced his cooperation on women’s participation in Afghanistan Pavilion of Global Village for the very first time.
The floor was opened for Q&A to the women for their participation on Global Village.