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EAC women business leaders call for more support

Published on July 27, 2016

Regional governments have been urged to give more support to women in business to enhance entrepreneurship and ensure equitable and sustainable development.

Mary Muthoni, the chairperson of Women in Business Committee at Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI), said women entrepreneurs have limited access to affordable credit, and lack skills required to provide innovative products or services. 

Muthoni said these challenges are hindering efforts by women to engage in cross-border trade. Read more. Source | New Times