Gender, Financial Inclusion and the Third Sector: Framework for Promoting Home-based Women's Micro Entrepreneurship Through Awqaf in Kano, Nigeria

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The objective of this paper is to provide insight into the experience of some women home based micro entrepreneurs in Kano, Nigeria, with a view to proposing a framework whereby third sector organizations might harness the Islamic philanthropic institution of waqf (plural awqaf) in providing financial inclusion to enhance entrepreneurship development.

Gender, Financial Inclusion and the Third Sector: Framework for Promoting Home-based Women's Micro Entrepreneurship Through Awqaf in Kano, Nigeria