Women Nurturing Businesses - Grow Economies

Presenting organization: Cando


This session will focus on Indigenous Women Entrepreneurs experiences and needs. With entrepreneurship historically reserved for men and only few women taking the entrepreneurial leap, Canada now has an abundance of women entrepreneurs that make a significant contribution to the Canadian economy.   It’s time to look at the successes and benefits of Indigenous women entrepreneurs and learn how and why we should support them. 

What Participants will learn

  • Benefits and barriers of entrepreneurship
  • What is and isn’t available (resources, funding, etc.)
  • Unique needs of women entrepreneurs
  • Types of business structures
  • Success stories