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href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=3"> 3 Women as LEadErs Women as EntrEprEnEurs</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=4"> Women as EmpLoyEEs TELLINGOURSTORY 2011 Vol. 5 </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=5"> introduCtion WOMEN AND BUSINESS Message from </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=6"> A PUSH FOR PROGRESS In many parts of the devel</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=7"> introduCtion CREATING OPPORTUNITY FOR WOMEN t</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=8"> Women and the Private Sector Playing a Critical R</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=9"> introduCtion </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=10"> 7</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=11"> introduCtion IFC CEO GENDER AWARD Encouraging</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=12"> CONTENTS Telling Our Story—Women and Business Sep</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=13"> WOMEN'S GROWING ROLE IN BUSINESS 54.3% % OF FI</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=14"> Women as LEADERS W omen play an increa</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=15"> siErra LEonE INVESTMENT CLIMATE Ro</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=16"> LeFT Marie Bob-Kandeh speaks for infomal sector w</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=17"> gLobaL WOMEN CEOs business leaders</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=18"> HOVER OVER THE IMAGE TO VIEW THE VIDEO oPPoSiTe </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=19"> pakistan CORPORATE GOVERNANCE Chan</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=20"> thE buSinESS CaSE FOR bOaRDROOM DiVERSity </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=21"> WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS: 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WORKERS ALL DEVELOPING CO</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=28"> Women as EMPLOYEES A s employees, women are a </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=29"> gLobaL AGRIBUSINESS Reaping the ha</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=30"> aGRibuSinESS jObS inCREaSE WOMEn’S inCOMES. </a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=31"> global TOURISM Opportunities Aboun</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=32"> hOtElS bRinG PHoToS IFC clients like Protea</a> <a title="Telling Our Story: Women and Business page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/cd22ec6a?page=33"> nEpaL Ri</a> <a title="Telling Our 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