DFC’s 2X Women’s Initiative has already catalyzed more than $1 billion to economically empower women across the developing world.

Supporting Investments in Women

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To close the credit gap
Women worldwide face a more than $320 billion shortfall in access to credit.
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To capture a multitrillion dollar opportunity
Research shows that closing the gender labor gap could add trillions to global GDP by 2020.
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To achieve a powerful multiplier effect
When women earn a competitive Income, they spend the vast majority on food, healthcare and education, benefiting their families and their communities.

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2X Women’s Initiative

Other Priorities

Connect Africa
Indo-Pacific
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