Women entrepreneurs are opening businesses at a higher rate than before, but challenges persist Reykjavik – November 20, 2019 – Female entrepreneurs around the world are making strides to overcome gender-related biases and advance their businesses. This has a meaningful impact on the labor force, economic growth and the well-being of their societies. Mastercard today …
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Grants Will Streamline Access to Benefits for Five Million People Living in Poverty by 2025 Washington, DC – October 21, 2019 – The Rockefeller Foundation and Mastercard announced today they are awarding transformative grants to Benefits Data Trust (BDT) totaling $7.5 million to improve health and economic mobility for at least 5 million low-income people …
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Four philanthropic funders including Mastercard committed more than $72 million in funding to advance equitable and sustainable economic growth.

With the goal of making significant progress toward solving one of the most pressing and complex challenges of our time, The Aspen Institute (the Institute) and the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth (the Center) today announced the creation of the Aspen Partnership for an Inclusive Economy (APIE).

The Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth is unveiling a groundbreaking suite of tools that will provide local leaders with timely data-driven insights on the current state of and potential for inclusive growth in their communities