'Invest in her': Number of female-led startups increases in France

The 2023 edition of International Women's Day has highlighted digital inequality, but also how innovation and technology can empower women and girls, and contribute to economic growth. In France, the number of female entrepreneurs in the tech sector is increasing, but they still lag behind their male counterparts. For more, Kate Moody is joined by Delphine Remy-Boutang, the founder of JFD – Journée de la Femme Digitale, or Digital Women's Day.

Also in the programme:

  • Is a four-day working week in your future? A successful test run in the UK could change the game for thousands of employees. Charles Pellegrin tells us more.

  • Plus, unseasonably warm temperatures and climate change are affecting Spain's almond crops. Nicholas Rushworth reports.

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