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The East African Women in Business Platform is pleased to inform you that IIDEA phase two call for applications is now open!


Episode 26: Mariam Babu – Cross Border Trader, Uganda

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Episode 25: Edna Mudibo – Cross Border Trader, Kenya

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The Golden Business Forum in Kigali,Rwanda Private Sector Federation in Rwanda will be hosting The Golden Forum which will bring together high profile Investors,Policymakers from across the World to discuss how to improve doing business in Africa,connecting African Investors to the world and existing Investment opportunity.


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Kenya’s Data Integrated Limited tackles the first mile in financial inclusion

1 year 1 month ago

This post was written by Michaela Binda, part of the MEST Africa team.

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Women Make The World Go Round

1 year 12 months ago

More women are getting into business and are shaking the foundations of a sector that was once purely dominated by men...

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Women Mean Business

1 year 12 months ago

Entrepreneurship is on the rise, a 2015 survey conducted by the National Association of Business Owners in the US reported that 9 million firms are...

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Meet 25 Inspirational Women Enterpreneurs Who Are Helping To Put Kenya on The Global Business Map

2 years 1 week ago

Last year when president Barack Obama and the United States patnered with the Government of Kenya to host the 6th annual global enterprenuership su...

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Supportive and motivating, would be my description of EAWiBP. When your uncertain about yourself or are having a challenging situation, this platform provides the support network and motivation to rise above the issues. A very encouraging group
The inspiration and support that I have received from EAWiBP has given me the confidence to take on new opportunities and I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend it to others
EAWiBP has inspired and led me to discover new areas of my life, set goals and believe in myself more. Thank you