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1st We-Fi regional summit in West Africa

The First Lady to share her experience on women entrepreneurs finance initiative
The First Lady to share her experience on  women entrepreneurs finance initiative
The First Lady to share her experience on women entrepreneurs finance initiative

Côte d'Ivoire hosted Wednesday, April 17, 2019, the first regional summit of the women entrepreneurs finance initiative (We-Fi) in West Africa. This subregional meeting to encourage initiatives to finance women's entrepreneurship recorded the participation of officials such as Mr. Daniel Kablan Duncan, Vice president of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire; Mrs. Dominique Ouattara, First Lady of Côte d'Ivoire; Mrs. Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to US President Donald Trump; several senators and members of the American administration; Mr. Briji Rafini, Prime Minister of Niger; Mr. Jean Claude Brou, President of the ECOWAS Commission; Presidents of the World Bank, the Islamic Development Bank and the African Development Bank. After the working sessions and the panels to share  experiences that took place during the day, the closing ceremony was presided over by the First Lady, Mrs. Dominique Ouattara.

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