Empretec Global Summit VI: Fostering Entrepreneurship Mindset Towards Inclusive Growth

Empretec Global Summit VI: Fostering Entrepreneurship Mindset Towards Inclusive Growth

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Empretec is a flagship programme of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) recently recommended by the General Assembly of United Nations as a leading programme on behavioural approach towards entrepreneurship. It focuses on enhancing key competencies of successful entrepreneurs and provides a methodology to strengthen them. As part of the Global Entrepreneurship Congress, UNCTAD is organizing its sixth edition of the Empretec Global Summit (GES) following its launch during GEC 2014 in Moscow. As in previous editions, the GES VI will provide the  attendees with an unique opportunity to learn more about the Empretec mind set changing methodology; explore and establish cross-border business links throughout the global Empretec network of about 400,000 entrepreneurs in more than 40 Empretec national centers in UNCTAD member States. This year it will focus on the role that the Empretec programme can play in promotion of inclusive entrepreneurship, addressing issues such as financial and social inclusion, empowering vulnerable groups of population such as youth, women, migrants and refugees.