27 Apr 2022Blog
The war in Ukraine continues to cause tremendous loss of innocent lives and destruction of civilian infrastructure. FINCA has partnered with Sisu Global to help save lives and support the…
20 Apr 2022Blog
Many Syrian refugees in Jordan are financially excluded. Read the story of Lara Shaheen and learn how FINCA is helping.
28 Mar 2022Blog
FINCA Canada commemorated IWD this year with a month of activities to raise awareness about the importance of financially empowering women. Activities included a social campaign, 2022 edition of the…
6 Mar 2022Blog
As we celebrate International Women’s Day read about how FINCA Canada champions gender equality by helping women discover meaningful work, establish successful and lasting businesses, and achieve financial wellness and…
4 Mar 2022Blog
Sally Yacoub, Gender Advisor for FINCA Canada and Drew Boshell, Executive Director of FINCA Canada, discusses how COVID-19 has disproportionally impacted women in the Global South.
2 Mar 2022Blog
Read the story of Eugenie Kabeya from the DRC, the successful women’s clothing business she built, and how her business survived COVID with guidance and financing from FINCA.
25 Feb 2022Blog
Mirela Pekmezi, Deputy CEO of FINCA DRC and Drew Boshell, Executive Director of FINCA Canada to discuss the triple burden women face in the developing world.
23 Feb 2022Blog
Women often carry a triple burden. They are responsible for working within the household, supporting initiatives in the community, while also juggling jobs. Read about Nene’s story to hear how…
18 Feb 2022Blog
Marc Epprecht, professor of History and Global Development Studies at Queen’s University and Drew Bowshell, Executive Director of FINCA Canada to discuss the importance of women’s education and inequalities in the…
15 Feb 2022Blog
FINCA breaks down barriers by providing education and financial help for women who have dreams of independence and opportunity. Read about Charlotte’s story.