Welcome to Pro Mujer. We are a women's development organization, serving more than a quarter of a million poor women in Latin America. We provide financial services, life-saving preventative healthcare, education and business training.
Pro Mujer trail-blazes new paths for poor women in Latin America, helping them to transform their lives. This is one of many stories.
Latin America has one of the highest rates of gender inequality and income disparity in the world. Women in Latin America experience poverty at higher levels than men, and more than half of women are not part of the formal labor force.
With your help, Latin American women access training, manage their health, and start new businesses which provide the independent income they need to create a path out of poverty.
In 2011, Pro Mujer partnered with Junior Achievement and Citi Foundation to launch "Women Entrepreneurs." Since then, more than 12,000 women throughout Latin America have benefited from this program. Many thanks to Junior Achievement for producing this incredible video that highlights some of the amazing Pro Mujer women who have embraced opportunity through this program. ...