Western Economic Diversification Canada
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Report on Plans and Priorities 2015-16

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Disclosure of Transfer Payment Programs under $5 Million

Name of transfer payment program Women's Enterprise Initiative (Voted)
End date Ongoing
Type of transfer payment Contribution
Link to Department's Program Alignment Architecture Program 1.1: Business Development and Innovation
Sub-Program 1.1.2: Business Productivity and Growth
Main objective Increase the availability of capital to women-owned enterprises; and

Provide services to help women entrepreneurs develop the experience, expertise, assets and credit track records that would enable them to increase both the number and strength of women-owned businesses in Western Canada.
Planned spending for 2015–16 $3,900,000
Fiscal year of last completed evaluation 2013–14
General targeted recipient groups Women's Enterprise Initiative