WOMEN ENTERPRISE FUND SCOOPS THE MDG AWARD 2011
Women Enterprise Fund was declared the sole winner of Millennium Development Goals Award for contribution in promoting Gender Equality and Women Empowerment.The Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Awards is an initiative that that acknowledges the contribution of Government, Development Partners Institutions, Private Sectors, NGOs and Individuals in Kenya that have demonstrated outstanding efforts in driving the achievement of the eight MDG goals through their core programmes.
The Chief Executive/Director of the Fund received the AWARD during the Millennium Development Goals Awards ceremony held at Panafric Hotel on 21st October, 2011. Another seven MDG Awards were awarded to other institutions in different categories during same function.
This initiative is being implemented in partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Ministry of State for Planning, National Development and Vision 2030, Millennium Development Goals Trust Fund and the Government of Finland.