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GEW 2014: A Quick Recap
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Morocco

Dec 19, 2014

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit, organized by the White House along with the Kingdom of Morocco, took place in Marrakech during Global Entrepreneurship Week. The event brought together entrepreneurs, policymakers and everyone in between to celebrate entrepreneurship.

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Azerbaijan

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.

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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.

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Russia

Dec 17, 2014

The Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC), held steps away from Red Square in Moscow earlier this year, was named recently by the Moscow Times as the Best Business Event of 2014.

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“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.”

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Bulgaria

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...

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France

Dec 12, 2014

Hosted by the French Public Investment Bank (Bpifrance) in the very heart of Paris on Boulevard Haussman, BAE Club’s inaugural event exceeded investor and entrepreneur expectations.

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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. 

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Netherlands

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...

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Greece

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-...

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