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More women running businesses across the region says local entrepreneur group

Feb 27, 2022 10:02 By Shannonside News
More women running businesses across the region says local entrepreneur group More women running businesses across the region says local entrepreneur group
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The co-ordinator of a local female entrepreneur programme says women in business is on the rise across the region.

Sandra Divilly manager of the Empower initiative for Roscommon and Leitrim believes a move to remote working has facilitated this increase.

The programme was set up in 2017 alongside the GMIT innovation hub and recorded a 150 percent increase in applicants in 2020.

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Speaking to Shannonside Northern Sound Sandra believes the programme is fast tracking female entrepreneurship in the Northwest.

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