Press Release: iDE Cambodia integrates SHE Investments into its

operations— 30 January 2024


SHE, powered by iDE, supports women with micro,
small and growing businesses to scale

SHE was formerly a social enterprise in Cambodia. As of January 2024, SHE is operating as a gender-smart entrepreneurship support program within iDE, delivering and scaling up programs that focus on increasing support for women entrepreneurs and family-run businesses in Cambodia. 

Investing In Women Is Opportunity; Not Charity


Of the businesses in
Cambodia are
run by women.


Of those businesses are
micro-sized, but have great potential to grow.


Employees – or less – are engaged in these micro-businesses.

Our goal

A gender balance in the Small – Medium Enterprise (SME) sector:
more women running larger, sustainable, and impactful businesses.

Our Impact


Increase in reported monthly revenue


Average increase in monthly revenue per SHE program graduate


MSMEs have accessed over $500,000 in financial capital


Formal Economy Guidance

Bridging the gender gap in the SME sector by scaling up women’s micro-small enterprises, SHE Investments supports them to enter the formal economy.

Long-term Impact

We create long-term social and economic impact through job creation and women’s economic empowerment, creating social and economic impact for communities.

Ecosystem Growth Support

Local and international organisation, businesses and government partnerships build a support ecosystem for women to take a step beyond “micro”.

Opportunities and Services

Business training, mentoring, consulting, financing and networking opportunities and services, for women from all business sizes and sectors.

Our Partners

We partner with local and international organisations, community groups, and governments to design and deliver business training and other support services for women around the country.