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Countries / Territories

Project

  • ACCESS II for African Business Women in International Trade

    • DatesNov 2008 - Dec 2012
    • Donor(s)Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    • Project #RAF/20/101A
    • BudgetUSD 2,825,000
     

    Project objective

    ACCESS! II is addressing the particular constraints of African businesswomen by means of enhancing their access to a package of trade support services, including exporter training for sectors of particular relevance for women (horticulture, services, handicrafts & textiles, leather and coffee), peer mentoring and individual business counseling, trade information through a dynamic Web portal, networking activities and participation in matchmaking events delivered in close partnership with regional bodies. The overall objective of the programme is to complement other PACT II activities by creating specific business opportunities for African businesswomen and improved gender-responsive business development services and by helping women to upgrade their export management capacity in sectors with high export potential.

    Beneficiary countries

    • 2008 Ethiopia; Ghana; South Africa; Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania (the)
    • 2009 Global; Benin; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Chad; Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo (the); Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Liberia; Mali; Mozambique; Nigeria; Rwanda; Senegal; South Africa; Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania (the); Zambia
    • 2010 Benin; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Chad; Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo (the); Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Liberia; Mali; Mozambique; Nigeria; Rwanda; Senegal; South Africa; Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania (the); Zambia
    • 2011 Global; Benin; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Chad; Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo (the); Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Liberia; Mali; Mozambique; Nigeria; Rwanda; Senegal; South Africa; Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania (the); Zambia
    • 2012 Global; Benin; Burkina Faso; Cameroon; Chad; Congo; Democratic Republic of the Congo (the); Ethiopia; Ghana; Kenya; Liberia; Mali; Mozambique; Nigeria; Rwanda; Senegal; South Africa; Uganda; United Republic of Tanzania (the); Zambia