Apply For 2019 International Trade Centre (ITC) SheTrades Invest Program
SheTrades Invest expands to cover countries in Africa, Asia and the Caribbean and Latin America.
The International Trade Centre (ITC) have announced a new call for women entrepreneurs and women-owned businesses to apply to join SheTrades Invest for an opportunity to receive training and ultimately finance to grow their businesses.
A undertaking of the SheTrades Initiative, SheTrades Make investments will probably be open to women-owned companies within the international locations by which SheTrades has associate buyers throughout Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America.
All purposes will probably be reviewed and chosen corporations will achieve entry to studying alternatives and technical help supplied by ITC and its companions to enhance their funding readiness and competitiveness. Firms chosen for the coaching may also be assessed by a rising community of buyers seeking to fund promising enterprises and concepts.
The second section of SheTrades Make investments will probably be masking the next sectors: agriculture; artisan; tradition; schooling; power; setting; monetary providers; well being; housing growth; data and communication applied sciences; Infrastructure and amenities growth; manufacturing; supply-chain providers; technical help providers; textile and clothes; tourism; transport and logistics; and water.
This distinctive platform permits women-owned companies, organisations, corporations and ITC SheTrades associate establishments to:
1. Join with numerous companies and construct a robust community by way of which you’ll strike enterprise offers, enhance your credibility, and open doorways to new alternatives!
- Provide and supply merchandise & providers. Ladies-owned companies can promote their services and products by posting provides on the platform. Consumers can then peruse provides, make orders and even submit their very own tenders on which sellers can bid.
- Study new abilities by way of a variety of FREE e-learning supplies. The Digital Studying Area (VLS), on-line programs, dwell webinars and market instruments cowl varied trade-related matters, to equip ladies entrepreneurs with data and abilities to develop their companies.
- Take part in workshops, commerce festivals and different enterprise occasions. Inside a rising variety of international locations, ladies entrepreneurs registered with SheTrades are given alternatives to attend dynamic and enriching in-country actions, all of that are made potential by ITC SheTrades companions and sponsors.
- Keep updated with ITC SheTrades actions, information, success tales, movies, publications and extra. There may be a number of motion to be witnessed, data to be shared, and conversations available throughout the SheTrades neighborhood. Try the totally different pages on the platform, and participate in attention-grabbing discussions throughout the boards.
In the course of the first section of SheTrades Make investments, ITC educated over 600 ladies and companies on matters associated to funding readiness and carried out boot camps in 5 international locations in partnership with native accelerators and different companions.
Ladies entrepreneurs and women-owned companies considering becoming a member of SheTrades Make investments are requested
Utility Deadline: 30 September 2019