Africa spearheads entrepreneurship among women.


Celebrating the contribution of women to society, we look at South African women entrepreneurs and how to develop them on the continent. According to the United Nations 4 out of 10 workers globally are women. Yet the majorities have unsecure work and earn on average 20 per cent less than men. In Africa, women are forging ahead. According to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, there are more women entrepreneurs in Africa than in any other region. So what are we doing right and where do we need to grow?