INVITATION: MAGNET’s Thematic Network Forum on Female & Youth Migrant Entrepreneurship 27 April 2020

INVITATION online forum on

Female Migrant Entrepreneurship

April 27th 2020

MAGNET’s fourth network forum addresses the untapped potential of migrant women as entrepreneurs, related challenges and needs.

Additionally, we will focus on the following issues raised by the Coronavirus spread:

  • How do (female) migrant entrepreneurs adapt to the current situation?
  • How can service providers support the resilience of (female) migrant businesses in the current situation?
  • What responses do we need in the recovery phase?


01:30pm Opening

01:40pm The untapped potential of migrant women as entrepreneurs in Europe

  • Gudrun Biffl (Danube University Krems)

02:15pm Practitioners’ perspectives working with female entrepreneurs

  • Belgium: Centre Euclides
  • Greece: Institute of Entrepreneurship Development (IED)
  • United Kingdom: The Entrepreneurial Refugee Network (TERN)

03:00pm Break out sessions with female entrepreneurs

03.40pm Wrap up and closure





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This publication is part of the project MAGNET which has received funding from the European Union’s COSME Programme (2014-2020).

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