• EDD participation year: 2016
  • Country: Pakistan

Ayesha is a young entrepreneur, convinced that small businesses can be part of the solution for women’s empowerment. She has developed a business model herself, to sell contraceptive and hygiene products door to door for women in the Dhok Hassu area. This business aims at improving Sexual and Reproductive Health for women as well as starting a business to employ women, and has employed 10 women so far. Ayesha also has a strong academic background in development and women’s empowerment issues.