Dec 19, 2014
DVC celebrated female entrepreneurship on November 22 at the Azerbaijan State Economic University as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. The event was hosted by DVC with the support of the Coca-Cola Company, the Ministry of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan and Global Shapers Community.
Dec 18, 2014
Seven years ago, I stood in a small London conference room with former Prime Minister Gordon Brown—at the time he was still Chancellor of the Exchequer and hadn’t moved into 10 Downing Street yet—and with others, we launched Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Dec 16, 2014
“No country can get ahead if it leaves half of its people behind. This is why the United States believes gender equality is critical to our shared goals of prosperity, stability, and peace, and why investing in women and girls worldwide is critical to U.S. foreign policy.”
Dec 15, 2014
On December 5, Junior Achievement Bulgaria, the GEW host organization for Bulgaria, organized an event where the results of the Global Entrepreneurship Index were officially presented for Bulgaria, and later – analyzed. The event aimed to discuss and determine the results’ significance for the...
Thank you to everyone who participated in the GEW Photo Challenge on Instagram and Twitter this year. We had some fantastic submissions and perhaps most importantly, we were able to catch a glimpse of campaigns around the world. A selection of a few team favorites are below.
Dec 10, 2014
Two weeks ago 10 amazing startups from around the world faced off against each other at the International Finals of Get in the Ring. During the International Final, more than 1000 entrepreneurial minds gathered at the historic Van Nelle Fabriek, along with many online viewers across the world via...
Dec 09, 2014
Last month, Greece celebrated female entrepreneurship on November 19 as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week. The event in Athens included seven-minute knowledge shots, inspirational and encouraging video-messages as well as speeches from prominent figures from Greece and abroad. The event was co-...
Dec 09, 2014
During Global Entrepreneurship Week last month, GEW global pick Talent Unleashed brought the six winners of its 2014 Talent Unleashed awards to the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship in Johannesburg, South Africa for an all-expense paid, four-day entrepreneurship and networking workshop.