Investing in a Sustainable Future – Climate Finance in Emerging Markets

The U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) is excited to announce the Investing in a Sustainable Future – Climate Finance in Emerging Markets virtual event scheduled for April 22, 2022 (World Earth Day) for businesses, NGOs, commercial banks, investment funds, and institutional … Read More

Beneficial Electrification – What is it & What are the Strategic & Regulatory Implications?

Electrification—the adoption of electric end-use technologies to replace other forms of energy—is occurring at an ever-increasing rate.  This phenomenon is being driven in large part by utility investment in smart grid infrastructure and applications, the electrification of vehicles, the proliferation … Read More

Virtual Roundtable: Women’s Economic Empowerment in the Time of COVID-19

On June 2, Nathan Associates will be co-facilitating a 90-minute virtual round-table on COVID-19 and Women’s Economic Empowerment, with a focus on employment and entrepreneurship. The discussion will explore the impact of COVID-19 in these areas of women’s economic empowerment … Read More

How to Address and Prevent Sexual Harassment in the World of Work

Sexual harassment is prevalent across the world and negatively affects women’s employment, including women’s workplace attendance and productivity, income, job retention and advancement, and career trajectory. Workplace sexual harassment also negatively affects entire workgroup productivity and has significant costs on … Read More

SEEP Webinar — Blockchain 101: What Is It and How Can It Empower Women?

Nathan co-facilitates SEEP’s women’s economic empowerment working group, which seeks to improve the ability of market systems and other inclusive economic development practitioners to facilitate inclusive, empowering and sustainable services to women worldwide. Nathan leads in the organization of events, … Read More

Alternative Credit Scoring and Its Role in Financial Inclusion

Alternative Credit Scoring is increasingly being incorporated into business models as a way to improve financial inclusivity. Within the Mastercard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity project portfolio, several projects are working using credit scoring tools and models. It is the … Read More

Women, Business and the Economy: How Can Global Companies Support the Road to Markets?

This webinar will feature how global companies can empower women by creating opportunities for them as entrepreneurs, suppliers, and distributors in the global economy. Global companies are in a unique position to drive inclusive growth by supporting women’s entrepreneurship and … Read More

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