Subscribe to our newsletter HUB INFOGRAPHICS, FACT SHEETS & SUCCESS STORIES THE AFRICA GROWTH AND OPPORTUNITY ACT (AGOA) Trade & Investment News Read Our Blog HUB EVENT VIDEOS Newsletters

Maiden EAC entrepreneurship conference to focus on women

Published on September 15, 2016

Funding of entrepreneurial ventures will feature prominently in the maiden East African Business and Entrepreneurship Conference and Exhibition, which is slated for October 10 in Nairobi, Kenya.

The three-day event, organised by the East African Business Council, in partnership with national investment agencies in the East African Community, will also throw a special look on women entrepreneurs, according to Angelika Farhan, EABC’s business development manager.

“There are numerous programmes that  promote women entrepreneurs. Many women have an extraordinary entrepreneurial spirit but with limited access to financing,” Farhan said last week. Read more. Source | New Times