Recent Release | 13 Dec 2023

Gender-Smart Investing for Inclusive Growth in North Africa

Economic Consulting Team

Oxford Economics

This study investigates both the entrepreneurial and the small to medium-sized business (SME) landscapes across the North African region with a specific focus on the role being fulfilled by women.

This study investigates the entrepreneurial and SME landscapes across the North African region with a specific focus on the role being fulfilled by women. This analysis is complemented by an assessment of how policies and other initiatives such as gender-smart investing can be leveraged to address social gaps – particularly gender inequality – towards the ultimate goals of accelerated economic growth, development, and job creation.

Gender-smart investing has a key role to play in closing various gender gaps. By enhancing the economic opportunities for women, gender-smart investing also supports social, educational, and health outcomes.

The expert behind the research

Our Africa Consulting team include specialists in quantitative economic analysis, working with clients around the globe and across sectors to build models, forecast markets and evaluate interventions using state-of-the art techniques.

Cobus de Hart

Head: Africa Consulting
Oxford Economics Africa

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