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IDB to Present Study on Gender and Digital Transformation of Business

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), IDB Lab and IDB Invest will reveal the findings of a study on the gender dimension of digital transformation of business in Latin America and the Caribbean on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. EDT

The study investigates how women fare in the digital transformation of business in the region. It draws its conclusions from an exclusive survey of digitalization leaders in 20 countries and an analysis of public policies and research in 27 countries. The publication also proposes a set of public policy recommendations for moving forward and overcoming gender gaps.

WHAT: Presentation of the study "The Gender Dimension of Digital Business Transformation in Latin America and the Caribbean" 

WHEN: Thursday, June 23 at 10:00 a.m. (Washington, D.C. Time)

WHERE: Streaming from Washington, D.C. Can be accessed virtually at www.iadb.org/EventoTransformacionDigitalyGenero  

Participants can register at www.iadb.org/EventoTransformacionDigitalyGenero. For more information, journalists should contact Mildred Rivera, mildredr@iadb.org, +1 202 623-2319.

About the IDB

The Inter-American Development Bank is devoted to improving lives. Established in 1959, the IDB is a leading source of long-term financing for economic, social, and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB also conducts cutting-edge research and provides policy advice, technical assistance, and training to public and private sector clients throughout the region.