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  Women Empowerment through Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh

Author (s)

Sabina Yeasmin & Shamima Yasmin


The main objective of this study is to have an overview of women entrepreneurs in Bangladesh. This research will be conducted to identify factors that contribute to individual capacity building levels among women entrepreneurs. The issue covered by this study are the socio-demographic profile of women entrepreneurs, types of women-owned entrepreneurs, regulatory procedures, training and capacity building, and human resources development through women’s empowerment. For this purpose, the analysis based on empirical investigation will be conducted in Dhaka City which involved 200 women entrepreneurs who made up the respondents of this particular research. The study aims to adopt three basic aspects such as personal attributes, family affairs and external environment to evaluate their contribution towards women entrepreneurship. Both qualitative and quantitative research methods adapted to the primary data collection process will be applied to explore information from a sample unit of women entrepreneurs in the city Dhaka of Bangladesh. The study will be based on survey methodology through a semi-structured questionnaire administered on women entrepreneurs. Data will be analyzed using statistical software such as SPSS. The study aims to come up with recommendations to address the existing challenges to promote a gender-friendly business environment.

Keywords: Women, Empowerment, Development, Entrepreneurship.

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Title: Women Empowerment through Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh

Sabina Yeasmin & Shamima Yasmin

Journal Name: International Journal of Science and Business
ISSN: ISSN 2520-4750 (Online), ISSN 2521-3040 (Print)
Media: Online and print
Volume: 4
Issue: 5
Acceptance Date: 22/04/2020
Date of Publication: 26/04/2020
Free download: Available
Page: 37-49
First Page: 37
Last Page: 49
Paper Type: Research Paper
Current Status: Published

Cite This Article:

Sabina Yeasmin & Shamima Yasmin (2020). Women Empowerment though Entrepreneurship Development in Bangladesh. International Journal of Science and Business, 4(5), 37-49. doi:

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About Author (s)

Dr. Sabina Yeasmin, Professor, Bangladesh Open University, Gazipur, Bangladesh.

Shamima yasmin, (Corresponding Author), Professor, Tejgaon college, 16, Indira Road, Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh.


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