AWEN participated the South Asian Women Development Forum (SAWDF) of the International Women Entrepreneurs Summit 2018, with the theme of “Equality begins with Economic Empowerment”

September 3-5, 2018 Kathmandu, Nepal AWEN participated the South Asian Women Development Forum (SAWDF) of the International Women Entrepreneurs Summit 2018, with the theme of “Equality begins with Economic Empowerment” in Kathmandu, Nepal Delegates from over 27 countries representing women leaders and professionals from various sectors, gathered in Kathmandu, Nepal, for the summit aimed at… Read More

AWEN participated in the ASEAN Forum on Women’s Economic Empowerment: “Building Resilience and Harnessing Innovation”

August 27-28, 2018 Singapore This year Singapore takes Chairmanship of ASEAN. To commemorate this, the ASEAN Commission on the promotion and protection of the rights of Women and Children (ACWC) and the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) jointly organized a Forum on “Women’s Economic Empowerment – Building Resilience and Harnessing Innovation”. The forum… Read More

AWEN representatives visited Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha

May 10, 2018 09.00-10.00 hrs. Bangkok Thailand AWEN representatives visited Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha at the Thailand Government House. Thailand’s Prime Minister has expressed his support for Thailand to host the ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs’ Network (AWEN) from 2018-2020, believing the group can contribute to eliminating poverty as well as socioeconomic inequality. Gen Prayut expressed… Read More

Seminar: “Women’s Economic Empowerment: Women Entrepreneurs Secret of Success”

May 10, 2018 Bangkok, Thailand Great seminar in the topic of “Women’s Economic Empowerment: Women Entrepreneurs Secret of Success” Panelists 1) Mrs. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul, Committee of AWEN –Thailand 2) Ms. Valerie Cliff, Deputy Regional Director, UNDP in Asia and the Pacific 3) Dr. Suriya Chindawongse, Director-General of the Department of ASEAN Affairs, Ministry of Foreign… Read More

Official AWEN Handover from PhilWEN to AWEN Thailand

May 10, 2018 Bangkok, Thailand AWEN (ASEAN Women Entrepreneurs Network) is a network of business women in the Southeast Asian region, operating to exchange knowledge, experience; develop and propose initiatives to promote economic and trade activities in order to enhance gender equality, empower and strengthen entrepreneurship skills for women in ASEAN Community; create favorable environment… Read More

9 Filipino businesswomen to receive ASEAN Women Entrepreneur Award

Nine of the country’s notable women entrepreneurs will represent the Philippines in the 4th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)  Women Entrepreneur Network (AWEN) awarding ceremonies in Bangkok, Thailand on Thursday (May 10). Award recipients Cherrie Atilano of AGREA, Natividad Cheng of Uratex, Imelda Ahalul-Dagus of Dennis Coffee Garden in Zamboanga City, Maria Montserrat Iturralde-Hamlin… Read More

Reinventing our way in the age of disruption

by Ma. Aurora “Boots” Geotina-Garcia from business.inquirer.net We now live in the age where the changes in the global and local business environment show no signs of slowing down. This is why it came as no surprise when the incoming Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) Board of Governors has chosen “Competing in the Age… Read More