Press Releases

May 13, 2019

(Washington, DC) - CEO and Co-Founder of WEConnect International, Elizabeth A. Vazquez, today announced that WEConnect International’s Council on Scaling Women-Owned Businesses will generate pioneering research on how to connect two critical challenges to growth faced by micro, small, and medium enterprises owned by women—access to capital and access to markets.

May 05, 2019

A graduation ceremony and buyer-supplier meeting took place today as part of a technical advisory project titled “Corporate Connect: Strengthening Market Access for Women-Owned Businesses”. The project is implemented by the International Finance Corporation Group (IFC) and The Ministry of Commerce in Bangladesh. WEConnect International is the implementing partner of the program.

April 23, 2019

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 23, 2019 – Today Walmart Canada and WEConnect International hosted the first WEConnect International Supplier Forum in celebration of Canadian women-owned enterprises.