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National Business Agenda for Afghanistan
The National Business Agenda for Afghanistan is the result of a partnership between the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI), the national apex chamber of commerce in the country, and a coalition of 10 other mostly sectoral Afghan business associations. The associations making up the coalition represented the major sectors of the formal Afghan economy including women entrepreneurs.

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Survey: Afghan Business Attitudes on the Economy, Government, and Business Organizations
نظریات تجاران افغان در مورد اقتصاد ، حکومت ، و سازمانهای تجارتی
د اقتصاد، حکومت، او سوداګریزو سازمانونو په اړه د افغان سوداګرو نظریی
CIPE’s 2009-2010 Afghan Business Survey assesses the attitudes Afghan businesspeople have toward investment, entrepreneurship, and commercial activity in Afghanistan.

Women Entrepreneurs: Seizing Opportunities and Making a Difference
by Gayle Tzemach Lemmon, Mary Schnack, Selima Ahmad
Women entrepreneurs around the world need access to finance, markets, and peer networks, whether they are in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, or the United States. In this article, three panelists from CIPE’s Democracy that Delivers for Women conference discuss their experiences with women entrepreneurs in those countries, highlighting opportunities, challenges, and resources.