U.S.$62 Million Boost for Women-Led Businesses in Africa
The African Development Bank has been granted $61.8 million by the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative for its program "Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa". Countries targeted include Burundi, Chad, Comoros, Côte d'Ivoire, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Mali, Mauritania, Mozambique, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
U.S.$62 Million Boost for Women's Businesses
Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative, 13 May 2019
The Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) today announced its second funding allocations - expected to benefit 70,000 women- led businesses and mobilize nearly a billion… Read more »
70,000 women-led businesses will benefit from a new round of funding for the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative - expected to mobilize nearly U.S.$1 billion globally.
Ivanka Trump, the daughter of the U.S. president and an advisor to her father, and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation have launched an initiative to invest hundreds of ... Read more »