Speaker: Jose W. Fernandez, Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State
Presider: Isobel Coleman, Senior Fellow for U.S. Foreign Policy and Director, Civil Society, Markets, and Democracy Initiative, Council on Foreign Relations
May 21, 2012
Jose W. Fernandez, assistant secretary of state for economic and business affairs, speaks about the State Department's work in North Africa, with a focus on fostering entrepreneurship, building public-private partnerships, and stamping out corruption.
Isobel Coleman hosts Ziba Mir-Hosseini for a discussion on the status of gender equality in the Muslim world.
Unlocking Markets: How Supporting Female Entrepreneurs Can Spur Economic Growth