Overview

When women are economically empowered, they re-invest in their families and communities, producing a multiplier effect that spurs economic growth and contributes to global peace and stability. In February 2019, President Trump, established the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) Initiative, the first whole-of-government effort to advance global women’s economic empowerment.

W-GDP seeks to reach 50 million women in the developing world by 2025 through U.S. government activities, private-public partnerships, and a new, innovative fund.

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Continue reading: 1 - Women Prospering in the Workforce
Continue reading: 2 - Women Succeeding as Entrepreneurs
Continue reading: 3 - Women Enabled in the Economy