Covid-19 and Women’s Economic Empowerment in Eurasia

Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) organized a panel discussion “Covid-19 and Women’s Economic Empowerment in Eurasia.” Discussion participants included representatives from Georgia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan.  

Lana Chkhartishvili, Senior Manager of Government Relations and Educational Programs at Global Compact Network Georgia highlighted the challenges that women entrepreneurs in Georgia have faced due to Covid-19. Chkhartisvhili discussed how women in Georgia addressed the challenges and what further mechanisms are needed for women’s economic empowerment during the pandemic.