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Featured Entrepreneur Spotlight
Nneka Ezenwa Chiazor (‘Nek’ as she is fondly called) launched Aphropolitan in September 2011 – a new international fashion barnd that celebrates her love of art, music, culture and travel. Nneka incorporated those ideas into her international fashion brand that celebrates its Nigerian heritage while appealing to today’s modern, cultured, jet-stting woman. Under her direction, Aphropolitan was the first African retailer to secure distribution with National Geographic and is currently working to establish similar partnerships with the Smithsonian Institute, Target, and other socially responsible corporations.
Learn more about Ms. Chiazor and Aphropolitan on her featured profile here!
On the Road: An Interview with an Artisan
Ambassador Catherine Russell interviews Zohra Baraka, a Kenya artisan entrepreneur and chairperson for AWEP Kenya about how she became an artisan and how issues of gender inequality have played a role in her life. Read more about the interview.read more
AWEP Baseline Survey
Join the AWEP community by filling out a Baseline survey! This survey will provide us with the data to further your engagement with our program and efficiently connect with you on a more regular basis.
Please fill out the baseline survey if this is your first time filling out an AWEP survey about your company.
Baseline Survey available in French here.
AWEP Improvement Survey
If you have completed the Baseline Survey, please fill out our Annual check-in survey and let us know how you are progressing. For any questions regarding the Baseline or Annual surveys, please inquire at email@example.com.
Please fill out the annual survey if you have already filled out the baseline survey in a previous year.
Annual Improvement Survey available in French here.