Microentrepreneurs : Women take a larger role in nation building

Posted on January 29, 2005 - 10:53pm :: Good News | ISD-Philippines | Human
By Ayn Veronica de Jesus photo by Marianne Bermudez January 26, 2005 | Manila Times TF! Editorial Comment: Micro-finance programs primarily target women micro-entrepreneurs. And these women are helping support their families, propelling the rural economy, and literally working their way out of poverty. In the article below, three women entrepreneurs are featured with many thousands more engaged in similar efforts to build a better life through economic endeavor.