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GES 2017| Ivanka Trump says Women need 3C’s- Confidence, Capabilities and access to Capital

The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative Will Provide Access To Capital, Network To Women In Developing Countries.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Neha Singh | Updated on: 29 Nov 2017, 01:19:12 PM
Technology offers tremendous opportunity to women & women entrepreneurs (ANI)

New Delhi:

Ivanka Trump, US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor to the White House, on Wednesday said having equal gender representation is a financial positive to businesses today besides being a social responsibility.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with Trump, inaugurated the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES-2017) in Hyderabad on Tuesday.

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is being hosted by NITI Aayog in partnership with the US government. The second session of GES-2017 aims to boost female participation in the workforce.

Here are the Live updates:

# Biases that exist in society have to be addressed, and men need to be a part of that conversation. Business outcomes are great when you have diverse thinking: Karen Quintos, CCO Dell

# There is no other country in the world other than India where 40% of the banking sector is headed by women: Chanda Kochhar, ICICI Bank MD and CEO

# Women need the 3C’s- Confidence, Capabilities and access to Capital. Also, men must understand that women are their equals: Cherie Blair

# One thing I'd like to throw out there is that these aren't women's issues, we are half the population so we need to start thinking about them as critical issues: Ivanka Trump

# Technology offers tremendous opportunity to women & women entrepreneurs: Ivanka Trump

Also Read: Ivanka Trump praises Modi, says Indian PM epitomises transformational change

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First Published : 29 Nov 2017, 11:11:10 AM

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