To promote commerce activities amongst women members of the WCCI Lahore, we have redesigned our newsletter, the Woman’s World that is published both in English and Urdu. The magazine mainly focuses on issues related to trade, banking, importing/exporting, and other topics related to Pakistani context beneficial for women entrepreneurs. The main aim of this magazine is to increase the outreach and networking among women members.
Wcci lahore division in collaboration with Kinnaird college for Women celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week
USAID PEER Cycle 9
On behalf of PEER's sponsors at USAID, the National Academies are happy to announce that this year's cycle of PEER is now open and accepting proposals! PEER Cycle 9 has several new focus areas this year. In addition to the broad call for projects on any development-related research topic, the program welcomes calls in focus areas on advanced digital tools; family planning and reproductive health; the social, economic, and behavioral sciences. There are also several country-specific focus areas: urban WASH and transboundary water in Afghanistan, clean energy in Bangladesh, multiple research sectors in Tunisia, and bioremediation of dioxins and furans in Vietnam. Last year's cycle only supported projects of one year in length, but this year PEER Cycle 9 is once again inviting proposals for projects lasting two or three years, depending on the focus area. Pre-proposal submissions are due by 11:59 PM (U.S. Eastern Standard Time) on February 10, 2020. For more information on Cycle 9, please see the Cycle 9 RFP.