About the Springboard Programme
The Youth SDG innovation platform for Asia-Pacific
Cherie Blair Foundation
The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women helps release the potential of women entrepreneurs in low and middle income countries, and close the global gender gap in entrepreneurship.
Since the Foundation’s inception in 2008, it has directly supported over 175,000 women across more than 100 countries.
Commitment to Youth Empowerment
The Foundation is commited to supporting women to start and grow successful micro, small and medium businesses, with training, technology, mentoring and networking at the heart of its work. Opening doors to finance, markets, contacts and more, and empowers women to create better futures for themselves and their families, enable their communities to prosper, contribute to strong economies, and move the world in a whole new direction.
Collaboration with Youth Co:lab
Cherie Blair Foundation will partner with Springboard Programme to provide startups with mentorship support by nominating female founders to the Mentoring Women in Business Programme. So far, 13 females founders has matched with global mentors and are receiving support throughout the one-year mentorship journey.
Focusing primarily on SDG: