WIA Initiative 2017

World Annual Summit in Marrakech 2017

In 2017, the success of the Annual Summit in Marrakech (Morocco) demonstrated the relevance of the WIA Initiative concept to participants and large companies.

The conclusions of the 6 Labs carried out in collaboration with Deloitte on the topics of energy, water, entrepreneurship, finance, nutrition and agriculture were sent to the press, the WIA community and government institutions.

Witnessing the success of this first global event, 100% of partners and patrons renew their commitment today in 2018 and are joined by many international companies.

This success of the WIA Initiative confirms the importance of the stakes of the role of women in African economies and the necessary bridges with the international.

400

participants

39

countries represented

22

countries in Africa

18 %

of men

33

international partners and benefactors

260

corporate candidates

16

graduates

200 +

appearances in the press