Diversity and inclusion are key trends for businesses across the globe, this must be further supported in humanitarian missions also. With projects such as microcredit demonstrating the impact of supporting women and girls’ empowerment we can aim to build strong societies. However, some issues are still withstanding, many refugees have no access to banks and other mainstream financial services, creating enormous hurdles to their self reliance and economic independence.
Ilda Kuleda, Country Director Mothers2Mothers, Mozambique
Lisa Doughten, Chief, Resource Mobilization & Donor Relations, UN Women
Ms Trisha de Borchgrave, Senior Advisor, Global Women Leaders Strategic Philanthropy (moderator)
Ms Mariarosa Cutillo, Chief of the Strategic Partnerships Branch, Division of Communications and Strategic Partnerships, UNFPA