Coaching Support for Global South Women Leaders

by The Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA)

Summary

Project provides women leaders from the global south with professional coaching support from their peers to help them overcome performance barriers and strengthen community based development efforts.
$6,595
total raised
102
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

Equipping women from all backgrounds with the necessary education, skills & support systems to be business leaders & entrepreneurs is one of the most important means to ensuring economic growth in the developing world. Investing in programs to prepare women for sustainable livelihoods increases the potential for economic development at local & national levels. CEDPA's coaching program provides a much needed support system for women advancing women’s economic empowerment in developing countries.

Solution

The project provides each graduate of CEDPA’s leadership training programs with experienced and supportive senior women coaches to offer guidance, encouragement and technical support throughout a yearlong coaching relationship.

Long-Term Impact

Investing in women’s management, leadership & programmatic abilities strengthens their institutions’ capacity to implement & expand high quality, replicable programs, which, in turn, equips larger numbers of women to participate in local economies.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.cedpa.org
Women Meet in Jakarta to Harness Economic Power
CEDPA's Training Programs
CEDPA's Training Program Alumni
CEDPA Publications

Organization Information

The Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA)

Location: Washington, DC - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.cedpa.org
The Centre for Development and Population Activities (CEDPA)
Project Leader:
Carol Peasley
Washington, DC United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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