This is definitely a good time to be an African woman entrepreneur 🙂
SheTrades has good news for you this year!
The SheTrades initiative has officially launchedSheTrades Invest!
SheTrades Invest aims to:
We are calling for all women-owned businesses and SMEs benefitting women to apply for training and potential finance opportunities.
This initial phase targets businesses in 14 countries; Côte d’Ivoire, Egypt, Ghana, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Nigeria, Oman, Rwanda, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, and Zambia.
For more information on the criteria, visit https://www.shetrades.com/en/projects/shetrades-invest.
If you don’t fit the initial criteria you are still encouraged to apply.
SheTrades Invest is building a cohort of impact investors to facilitate the connection between them and SMEs and will reach out to additional countries in future.
Application deadline is 31st January 2019.