FemTech project is supported by POWER “Providing Opportunities for Women’s
POWER connects the U.S. private sector with U.S. overseas missions to help women
business leaders in the U.S. and abroad develop partnerships in emerging markets
that help them explore new opportunities and implement competitive strategies in
In 2019, the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs launched a new State
Department initiative to promote women’s economic empowerment called POWER.
The initiative leverages diplomatic resources to promote women in business and
works with the private sector to establish professional networks and business
environments focused on promoting women’s economic empowerment in a global
context. To partner or learn more, please contact us at POWER@state.gov.
How POWER promotes women’s economic empowerment to advance U.S. economic
The POWER Challenge
Utilizing technology to develop professional networks