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Women in informal trade want to do business legally and become more prosperous

Published on March 07, 2018

UNCTAD travelled to Malawi, the United Republic of Tanzania and Zambia to hear from nearly 200 women who eke out a subsistence living on the borderline – between countries, between legal and illegal trading, and often between providing for their households or not.

As most women cross-border traders are breadwinners, empowering them has a beneficial impact on their communities and on the prospects of coming generations. Read more. Source | UNCTAD