Women entrepreneurs in the East African Community (EAC) have been encouraged to play a central role in deepening of the regional integration. They have been urged to this through the promotion of cross-border trade among the EAC partner states.
The call has been made by the principal secretary for East African Affairs at the Kenya State Department for East African Affairs (SDEAA) in the Ministry of East Africa, Betty Maina. While speaking at a three-day Rwanda-Kenya Women in Business trade mission held in Kigali, Maina emphasized how the promotion of cross-border trade among the EAC partner states must be cardinal among women entrepreneurs. Read more. Source | Rwanda Focus