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    Ivanka Trump Collecting Foreign Donations for Female Entrepreneur Fund

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    According to media reports, US president’s daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump is creating a fund supported by foreign donations to help women entrepreneurs around the world.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) The US president’s daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump is creating a fund supported by foreign donations to help women entrepreneurs around the world, US media reported on Wednesday.

    "Woman are an enormous untapped resource, critical to the growth of all countries," Ivanka stated in an interview with Axios.com. "The statistics and results prove that when you invest in women and girls, it benefits both developed and developing economies."

    The media outlet noted Trump has already received some donations to her fund from companies and foreign governments.

    The businesswomen fund is also supported by President Donald Trump, who has spoken to World Bank group President Jim Yong Kim about it, according to the media report.

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