A 5-module acceleration program to implement and scale up your solution.
ONLINE, GLOBAL • ACCELERATION • OTHER
Leveraging Entrepreneurship to transform Care into an Inclusive opportunity in Asia-Pacific
April 15, 2021 - June 13, 2021
The UN Women Care Accelerator aims to identify and promote women-led and/or women impacting enterprises to build innovative solutions aiming to turn the unequal care burden put on women into opportunities that benefit women, families, and communities. The program supports entrepreneurs who try to transform caregiving challenges into employment and business opportunities, provide products, services, or tech solutions that can make care more accessible and affordable, and improve the overall quality of care services on and offline.
Be part of the change
Become part of the regional community!
Join the network of outstanding entrepreneurs from across Asia-Pacific, committed to promoting women’s economic participation and advancing gender equality in the care industry.
Amplify the impacts you are making!
Get support and learn more opportunities to boost your business and contribute to enabling a more inclusive, equal culture in the care industry.
Photos: UN Women/Olivia Owen & Nicolas Axelrod
July 12, 2021 - July 20, 2021
Business Model Review
July 27, 2021 - August 10, 2021
August 17, 2021 - August 31, 2021
Finance & Legal
September 7, 2021 - September 21, 2021
September 28, 2021 - October 25, 2021
Post-programme and Demo Day
October 19, 2021 - November 4, 2021
An online event where participants will have the opportunity to pitch and meet with investors, partners and experts of the care industry.
ASIA • OTHER
Innovating in uncertain times: How startups are shaping the care industry
We have selected thirteen startups from the Asia-Pacific region working in the care industry and talked to them about their innovations.
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