An announcement was released Wednesday revealing that Ivanka Trump has been chosen to lead a new White House program called the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative.
According to The Hill, The purpose of the initiative is to support “economic stability for 50 million women in developing countries around the world.” The project will achieve the goal by developing investment opportunities for female entrepreneurship globally.
Ivanka Trump will be the face of the program, traveling worldwide to promote the cause. Her first stop is scheduled to be at the Munich Security Conference in Germany.
Ivanka Trump has long been an outspoken champion for this cause. She was also responsible for backing a recent World Bank fund that provided $1.6 billion for female businesses in developing countries.
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