Women work two-thirds of the world’s working hours, produce half its food, but earn just 10 percent of the income and own only 1 percent of the land.
Restricted by rampant poverty, social norms and antiquated legal systems concerning land ownership, access to capital and financial systems women often face huge challenges in creating opportunities for financial independence.
Rockflower works with partners who actively pursue new and innovative solutions for women to combine opportunities for credit, savings and financial education. Creating job opportunities is just part of this matrix, maximizing earning and saving potential leads to improved independence and decision making abilities.
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