The State of Women’s Entrepreneurship in Canada 2020

August 14, 2020 - Press Releases

The State of Women’s Entrepreneurship in Canada 2020, the first annual report from the Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub (WEKH), synthesizes government, academic, and expert research to highlight some of the structural barriers facing diverse women entrepreneurs in Canada. The research shows clearly that COVID-19 has amplified structural barriers, has affected women entrepreneurs more than men and has affected Indigenous, racialized and other diverse entrepreneurs most of all.

While the study showed that more data are needed on diverse women entrepreneurs, it highlighted some important issues:


Originally Published by Brampton Board of Trade