G7 Summit – Development Banks Announce $3-Billion Women’s Initiative

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G7 Summit – Development Banks Announce $3-Billion Women’s Initiative

In Quebec City, the heads of the G7 development finance institutions (DFIs) announce the 2X Challenge, a commitment to raise $3 billion USD by 2020 to invest in business activities that will enhance the economic participation of women in developing countries. The challenge calls on DFIs to mobilize their funds as well as funding from the private sector. (June 9, 2018)