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Claudia Canepa

Claudia Canepa

Claudia is Knowledge Hub Coordinator, Women's Economic Empowerment (WEE) in Agriculture. She is is responsible for the overall planning, management and delivery of the WEE in Agriculture Knowledge Hub.

Paulina Sibanda’s husband Opheus Dube helps her with cooking in their kitchen in Zvishevane region, Zimbabwe. Paulina is a beneciary of the Oxfam We-Care project in partnership with Unilever/Surf. Paulina received this fuel efficient wood stove and as well as a solar panel. Credit: Aurelie Marrier d'Unienville / Oxfam

How businesses can tackle the social norms that limit women

General, Private sector, Women's Economic Empowerment 0 Comments

Across the world, women make a significant contribution to global supply chains, in spite of complex hurdles that limit their inclusion and their leadership. How can businesses make it easier for women to fulfil their potential? Claudia Canepa shares some ideas from Oxfam’s private sector partnerships. The UN High Level Panel on Women’s Economic Empowerment (HLP) recently identified seven key …

Neem Mibimba, 28, President of the Women's Forum. Credit: Eleanor Farmer

Priorities for women’s economic empowerment in 2017

Gender, Her Series, Women's Economic Empowerment

Claudia Canepa and Caroline Green reflect back on our Her Series blog, which highlighted opinions, research and learning on women’s economic empowerment. Here they outline the key lessons from the series. his year has marked an important time for the political agenda on women’s economic empowerment, with the launch of a special UN High Level Panel back in January 2016. The …