Entrepreneurship is a powerful catalyst through which young women in Asia-Pacific can generate jobs for themselves and their peers, tackle challenges faced by their communities, and drive inclusive growth, gender equality, and sustainable development.


Working with UNDP Asia-Pacific’s Gender team and a wide range of partners, Youth Co:Lab seeks to address the barriers and strengthen the enablers to unlock the potential of young women entrepreneurs in Asia-Pacific. 

International Women’s Day 2022 


International Women's dAY bLOG

Stories in Video on gender and youth entrepreneurship

Youth Co:Lab startups advancing gender equality 

Women’s Entrepreneurship Day 2021 event 

Watch four amazing trailblazers from Asia and the Pacific discuss young women's entrepreneurship, social change & gender equality during YouthCo:Lab’s Women’s Entrepreneurship Day event streamed on 19 November at 1 pm (GMT+7).

Learn about gender, entrepreneurship and society 


 What do you   know about   women


Learn more about women in business and the benefits to society 

Check out our latest report

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