Okanagan College Business Professor Seeks to Empower Women Entrepreneurs around the World


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Okanagan College Business Professor Dr. Kyleen Myrah has been working with a nonprofit organization in Croatia to help improve the economic conditions of women in southern and eastern Europe and Eurasia.

The Invest for the Future (IFTF) nonprofit is created under the leadership of former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Ambassador-at-large for Global Women's Issues, Melanne Verveer. IFTF hosts a series of events and initiatives that bring together women entrepreneurs, educators and policy makers.


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