Program Elements


Mentoring Program

The She Innovates Mentor program, in partnership with Led by Her, helps women innovators and industry leaders create powerful partnerships.

Meet Ups & Events

Attend a meet up or local event and get inspired by thousands of fellow innovators and entrepreneurs.


Created in partnership with UN Women’s Innovation Unit, Labs connect local women innovators with private sector expertise. These win-win events give companies access to talented female innovators while innovators get a chance to test their ideas and collaborate on solutions with seasoned industry leaders.


The first step to changing the world is inspiring the local community around you. The She Innovates Chapter program gives women the fuel they need to overcome regional barriers and make massive local impact. Find a local Chapter or apply to create one in your area.

4Good Program

The road to success is even more challenging for women living in developing nations. The 4Good Program aims to make that path to victory a little less bumpy by providing women innovators with invigorating bootcamps, tailored program development and implementation, impact assessment, and expert help with scaling.

Solve Prize

In a world fraught with problems, Solve, an initiative of MIT, aims to advance transformative solutions from tech entrepreneurs to the world’s most pressing issues. With UN Women GICC as a new partner, women innovators have found a powerful platform to develop and scale truly world-changing solutions. Learn more about the #sheinnovates award.

GICC Principles

As a key part of its mission, UN Women and the GICC created the Gender Innovation Principles, a set of standards that offer organizations the guidance they need to adopt a gender responsive approach to innovation within their company. Is your organization ensuring that women play a key role at every phase of innovation? Learn how your organization can join the movement and adopt the GICC Principles.