6 Inspiring Quotes on Gender Equality and Entrepreneurship

Happy International Women’s Day from FINCA! International Women’s Day is a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women while making a commitment to help achieve greater equality for women around the world.

To celebrate this day, we’ve rounded up some inspirational quotes on gender equality, gender parity and women’s empowerment from our recent event, Can Entrepreneurship Close the Gender Gap.  Esteemed and diverse panelists joined over 200 guests in Washington, DC on March 1  to shed light on problems of women’s equality globally and how entrepreneurship can empower women to change their lives, their families’ lives and the communities they live in.

If you have ideas on how to help bring gender equality in your neck of the woods, share your pledge with us.


Andree Simon IWD Quote

Juan Carlos Thomas IWD Quote

Rachel Robbins IWD Quote 2

Lakshmi IWD Quote

Rahama Wright IWD Quote 2

Diana Sierra IWD Quote