As someone who has tried to build a business several times, I could confirm the often said quote "Entrepreneurship is not for everyone" - not trying to undermine my self-worth as a woman, I do believe that this applies to both female and male aspiring entrepreneurs.
Here's an interesting insight about Indonesian startups founded by (at least one) woman in the span of 5 years (2015-2020):
Source: The Number of Startups in Indonesia Founded by Women in The Last 5 Years The Product Guy
There are 36 female-founded startups in the past 5 years that got at least pre-seed, seed or angel investor funding.
2015 is the year with the highest number of female-founded startup establishments, with 2018 and 2020 were the lowest ones at 3 and 4, respectively.
Gender equality in Indonesia was once a big issue, considering that in the past women were not even allowed to pursue an education or work, nevertheless make a business and receive funding. Have we finally achieved our desired freedom?
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