The Business Women Forum (BWF) is a national non-profit organization established in 2006, to promote and empower the role of businesswomen and entrepreneurs as leaders in the Palestinian economy through advocacy, aiming to create an enabling environment for women in Palestine. BWF works through a comprehensive methodology through provision of business development packages including capacity building, coaching, consultancy and technical support necessary for business, enhancing access to markets, financing, and knowledge.
Supported women on their journey to a successful business
Registered women businesses
BWF Anniversary Celebration and Strategy Launch
The Business Women Forum celebrates 15 years and launches its plan to empower Palestinian women.
General Assembly Meeting
The General Assembly of the Businesswomen’s Forum - Palestine held its regular general assembly meeting on Wednesday, 05/24/2023, at the Carmel Hotel in Ramallah.
Women Champions On Board participants
"Women Champions on Board Programme” - Launched by Business Women's Forum-Palestine in collaboration with Jordan Institute of Directors (JIoD) and the support of Tasdeer Programme"
CLUSTER in Palestine launches its free training courses in Sustainable Economy sectors targeting unemployed women
New training opportunities for women in Palestine on four topics within Sustainable Economic fields and Soft Employment skills
BWF meeting with Environment Quality Authority
BWF delegation held a meeting with the head of the Environment Quality Authority.
Shahr AlKhair Exhibition
BWF opens "Shahr AlKhair" Exhibition with Palestinian Monetary Authority
Jerusalem Bazaar on Women's Day.
BWF, in partnership with US Office of Palestinian Affairs, has successfully organized a Jerusalem Bazaar for beneficiaries from various parts of Palestine.
BWF and PROPARCO meeting
BWF welcomed the CEO of PROPARCO in the MENA region for a discussion on the financial and economic empowerment of female entrepreneurs.
Women Connect; Enhancing Women’s access to Markets” Project
Over 12 months, BWF will implement a program aiming to increase the competitiveness of 70 women MSMEs to be able to better run, grow their businesses as well as enhancing their products competitiveness to meet the market requiremen
The CLUSTER Project
BWF under CLUSTER project launches profiling activities in Palestine to analyze the needs of young people and women, for entering the labor market.
General assembly meeting
BWF holds its annual board members meeting to select a new administrative body
Made By Palestinian Women” Catalogue
BWF launches a catalogue with Palestinian products.
Training course on "THE ART OF COOKING AND SWEETS"
BWF concluded a practical training course on "The Art of Cooking and Sweets"
BWF's Annual exhibition
BWF holds its annual exhibition to promote products made by Palestinian women.
E-marketing executive programme
In partnership with UNIDO, BWF holds a training programme.
BWF begins 20 training sessions
BWF held 20 workshops to help medium, small, and micro-enterprises in the West Bank.
Business Women Forum launches “Tiraz” fashion collection
BWF launched the "Tiraz" fashion collection, which was designed and produced by a group of women entrepreneurs.
Digital marketing and photography training
BWF conducted training in the fields of digital marketing and photography.
Jewelry-making training for designers in Gaza.
BWF’s beneficiaries complete training
The Business Women Forum completes the implementation of a computer-based pattern drawing course for a group of BWF’s beneficiaries.
The fresh rural eggs of ‘Beit El Falah’ exempted Afaf Sawafta’s family from working in the settlements.
Kefaya Freihat outdid herself establishing a home factory to produce soap from scratch.