Goldman Sachs launches 10,000 MENA Women Entrepreneurship Programme

At the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Programme for women in MENA at the State Department in Washington, DC, it was revealed that approximately 30 women entrepreneurs engaged in the business, media and nonprofit sectors will be invited to the US for a two-week program focused on entrepreneurship, leadership training, mentoring, and networking.
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Egyptian entrepreneur Hanan Khalil speaks at the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Program for women in the Middle East and Northern Africa on March 9, 2015 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Egyptian entrepreneur Hanan Khalil speaks at the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Program for women in the Middle East and Northern Africa on March 9, 2015 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein speaks at the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Program for women in the Middle East and Northern Africa on March 9, 2015 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Wporld Bank president Jim Yong Kim arrives at the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Program for women in the Middle East and Northern Africa on March 9, 2015 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP/Getty Images)
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US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Program for women in the Middle East and Northern Africa on March 9, 2015 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP/Getty Images)
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US Secretary of State John Kerry (L) shakes hands with Goldman Sachs chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein at the inaugural Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women/US State Department Entrepreneurship Program for women in the Middle East and Northern Africa on March 9, 2015 at the State Department in Washington, DC. (AFP/Getty Images)