On Female Economic Empowerment

In this short essay, which was produced for Heinrich Boll Foundation in Georgia, I criticise the approach donors and the Georgian government have taken towards female economic empowerment. I argue that too much focus on “increasing employability” and “entrepreneurship” without restructuring the economy is not effective and merely serves to reproduce precarious jobs which keep women alive, but not economically empowered.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s