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Our partners

ExxonMobil is proud to work with a range of partners including community-based organizations, global NGOs, universities and government agencies to increase economic opportunities for women in developing countries and emerging markets.

  • ADPP Angola logo
    ADPP ADPP's Women Farmers' Clubs organize and train women subsistence farmers in the Kwanza Sul province of Angola to increase their agricultural production. With our support, the program has trained 1,500 women to apply more efficient and sustainable technologies to obtain better prices for their produce, and become more successful farmers and entrepreneurs.
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    Bush Institute

    We support the George W. Bush Institute’s First Ladies Initiative under the aegis of Mrs. Laura Bush.  This initiative convenes First Ladies and relevant policymakers and experts, NGO and business leaders to help spouses of heads of state use their unique platforms to promote issues and programs that improve the lives of women and children in their countries.

  • Center for Global Development

    We partner with CGD in ground-breaking new research on proven and promising interventions that expand women’s economic opportunities. CGD plays an important role in monitoring and evaluating the impact of the programs we support, and overseeing our pilot project on increasing women’s ability to save for business and personal investments.

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    Cherie Blair Foundation for Women

    The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women works globally to provide women entrepreneurs access to business development support, networks, finance and technology. We supported research on how mobile phone technology can advance women's economic opportunities and the development of the award-winning Business Women mobile phone application, which reached more than 100,000 women. We continue to provide training to women entrepreneurs in Nigeria, Indonesia and Tanzania.

  • Creative Learning

    Creative Learning works in overlooked areas to support locally-led initiatives. Creative Learning provides grantees of the ExxonMobil Foundation with assistance on how best to measure progress in their programs.

  • Kickstart Tool to End Poverty logo

    KickStart promotes sustainable economic growth and employment creation by developing and promoting technologies that can be used by entrepreneurs to establish and run profitable small-scale enterprises. We partner with KickStart to integrate manually powered irrigation pumps - which enable poor famers to grow high-value crops throughout the year - into existing women's farming programs in Angola, Tanzania and Mozambique. 

  • Kopernik logo

    In partnership with Kopernik, we are supporting Indonesian women to become micro-social-entrepreneurs, boosting their income and making eco-friendly, money-saving, health-improving technologies like solar lanterns, water filters and fuel-efficient cookstoves available in remote communities in Indonesia.

  • Mercy Corps

    Mercy Corps is a global humanitarian aid agency engaged in transitional environments that have experienced some sort of shock: natural disaster, economic collapse, or conflict. Mercy Corps is implementing an innovative program in Indonesia with ExxonMobil Foundation funding to encourage women to use mobile technology to save money securely and privately.

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    Plan International USA

    In partnership with Plan International USA, we support the Global Women in Management Program (GWIM), which provides intensive training and skills development for women community leaders in developing countries. We've supported the GWIM program since 2005, providing training workshops to more than 600 women globally.

  • Save The Children

    The Save the Children Fund, commonly known as Save the Children, is an international non-governmental organization that promotes children's rights, provides relief and helps support children in developing countries. Save The Children is implementing an impactful program for women entrepreneurs with our support in upper Egypt.

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    Solar Sister

    Using a neighbor-to-neighbor distribution system, Solar Sister provides women entrepreneurs with the business training and necessary skills and tools to deliver solar technology solutions to their communities. With our support, Solar Sister has grown to a thriving network of Solar Sister Entrepreneurs who have brought the benefits of clean energy to communities across Nigeria and Tanzania.

  • Technoserve

    TechnoServe is an international nonprofit that promotes business solutions to poverty in the developing world by linking people to information, capital and markets. With our funding, Technoserve has launched a pilot program in Tanzania to measure the impact of increased savings by women on their overall economic well-being.

  • Thunderbird School of Global Management logo
    Thunderbird Thunderbird is an international business school that provides emerging leaders with the skills to create real, sustainable value for their organizations, communities and the world. Teams of Thunderbird graduate students provide on-the-ground business consulting support to our partners, helping them to strengthen their organizations.
  • Vital Voices logo
    Vital Voices Vital Voices identifies, invests in and brings visibility to extraordinary women around the world by unleashing their leadership potential to transform lives and accelerate peace and prosperity in their communities. With our help, Vital Voices is supporting regional businesswomen's networks in Africa, the Middle East, North Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean, with an aim to expand the number of women succeeding as entrepreneurs and business leaders.
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    WEConnect International

    WEConnect International supports the education, self-registration and certification of growth-oriented businesses that are at least 51 percent owned, managed and controlled by one or more women. Our support is focused on supplier development and training initiatives for women-owned enterprises in countries such as Mexico, Nigeria and Indonesia.