EAR-AER is organising the study visit for the lead applicant ERSIAD Ankara between  13 -16 of November 2019 in Brussels in the premises of EESC.

Representatives of ERSIAD Ankara and CSOs representatives in Turkey working on developing women entrepreneurship in the region will take the opportunity to learn about EU’s steps, actions and policies to foster a women entrepreneurial culture.

The Brussels Study visit is part of the roll-out action on promoting women entrepreneurship within the European Project “Supporting Civil Society Dialog between EU and Turkey”.

EAR-AER will organise meetings with EU officials from the European Commission, Directorate General Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR), Unit A5 – Turkey , Directorate General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (GROW), the European Committee of the Regions , the European Economic Social Committee, and representatives of European and Belgian Associations, such  as: KAGİDER Women Entrepreneurs Association, SETA Brussels ASBL, Brussels University and SME Europe.

On Friday 15th November,  a panel debate on “Women Entrepreneurs in Europe” will take place from 2 to 4 pm, moderated by  Mr. Louis Delcart – visiting professor of Brussels University & EAR-AER board member,  with the participation of  Mrs. Sonia Pypaert– Founder and Managing Director of The Baby`s Corner Belgium.