Women Led Business

The ""Training and Mentoring Program for Women-Led Business", has been developed by Femmes Africa Solidarité (FAS) together with the Center for Diversity in Global Management at the Instituto de Empresa (IE) and submitted to the Government of Spain to target and work with 24 women who have established business enterprises with strong growth potential.

1ST PHASE

- Preparation, field visit, selection
- Harmonization of module
- Dakar workshop

Documents :
Report : Facilitation workshop for the implementation of the "training and mentoring program for women-lead businesses project in Liberia, South Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, Senegal and Rwanda" - 11th & 12th January, 2008 - Dakar (SENEGAL) »

2nd PHASE

- Face to face training: Dakar and Madrid
- Tutor field visits
- Elaboration and submission of Business Plans
- Advocacy and information sharing

Documents :
- Aide Memoire: Women Led Business Negotiation Workshop »
- Administrative Note : Las Palmas »
- Agenda: Women Led Business Negotiation Workshop, 23rd June 2010 »

- Aide Memoire : Second workshop for the implementation of the "Training and Mentoring Programme for Women-led Businesses project in Liberia, South Africa, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mozambique, Senegal and Rwanda" »
- Administrative Note : »
- Report : Training And Mentoring Program For Women-Led Businesses In Liberia, South Africa, Democratic Republic Of Congo, Mozambique, Senegal And Rwanda »

3rd PHASE : ongoing implementation

The 3rd phase includes the following activities which have to be completed by the end of December 2010:

- Negotiation workshop in Las Palmas and selection of 10 Business Plans

- Introduction to Mentorship Programme and Meeting with Potential Partners

- Online platform 

- Investors' Panel

- Advocacy and information sharing