News and Resources

This page collates resources for innovators looking to enter the Start Path Empodera Program.

Updates related to the pitch competition deadlines will be shared below.

Entrepreneurs seeking additional research on how to advance women's digital financial inclusion and overcome the gender digital divide may reference the resources below. For more information on examples of gender integration activities, please see the FAQs.

Start Path Empodera Press Release

Information for Pitch Day

Start Path Empodera Program Announcement Webinar

Start Path Empodera Program Announcement Webinar is available to view here.

Pitch Competition Judging Criteria

Pitch Competition Judging Criteria - what the judges will be looking for

Inclusive Technology: The Gender Digital Divide, Human Rights & Violence Against Women

USAID Digital Strategy. Covid-19 and the Gender Digital Divide

Connected Women: The Mobile Gender Gap Report

Ministerio de Tecnologias de la Informacion y las Comunicaciones

Guidance for Preparing your Pitch

Radio Armoniaz (Cundinamarca, Colombia)

General Information

Grant Application

Important Dates

10 Lessons Learnt: Closing the Gender Gap in Internet Access and Use, Insights From the EQUALS Access Coalition

Vanguardia Liberal (Bucaramanga, Colombia)

Start Path Empodera Entrepreneur Announcement Webinar

Start Path Empodera Entrepreneur Announcement Webinar is available to view here.

Startpath Webinar Registration

Start Path Webinar Registration is available here.

iNNpulsa Colombia