Mastercard recently hosted its first digital Girls4Tech Connect Marathon in Sub-Saharan Africa to inspire and prepare 515 girls aged 7-12 to pursue careers in Science and Technology.   Launched in 2014, Mastercard’s signature Girls4Tech education program is centered on a unique, interactive Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum that aims to impact five million …
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Fifth-annual Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs (MIWE) findings demonstrate the resilience of women entrepreneurs across 65 economies despite disproportionate challenges during Covid-19 pandemic Six economies in MENA have recorded progress in their MIWE scores, although work remains on women’s representation in business ownership and leadership, as well as female financial inclusion DUBAI, UAE; 22 March …
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  To celebrate the launch of ‘Her Voice’, Mastercard and King Abdullah Financial District (KAFD) hosted a special event to shine the spotlight on inspirational stories in the Kingdom Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; 21 March 2022 – As part of its commitment to advance female entrepreneurship in Saudi Arabia, Mastercard has launched ‘Her Voice’, …
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Celebratory awards aligned with Mastercard’s global commitment to connect 25 million women entrepreneurs to the digital economy by 2025, as part of its goal to build a more sustainable and inclusive world Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 21 February 2022: Entrepreneurial women across the world are leading the way in tapping into the power of the …
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  Mastercard signs UAE Gender Balance Council Pledge to accelerate gender balance with a target to increase women’s representation in senior and middle management roles before 2025 Mastercard among several private sector companies that have voluntarily come together to develop the pledge A significant milestone in Mastercard’s commitment to advance diversity and gender balance across …
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