Start Date: April 9, 2021, 08:00
End Date: May 10, 2021, 16:00
Event Contact: E-mail
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The Women Exporters Fund (WEF) is a component of the Women in Trade for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth (WIT) project funded by Global Affairs Canada and implemented by TFO Canada.
The Women Exporters Fund (WEF) is intended to reduce financial constraints on Women-led Small and Medium-sized Exporters in Sub-Saharan Africa to participate in conferences, training or digital marketing. The fund will provide up to CAD $400 for attending conferences and up to CAD $700 for training or digital marketing.
Round #1 of funding is open only to women exporters in the following countries and sectors:
Ethiopia - Agrofood (fresh and processed)
Madagascar - Agrofood (fresh and processed) and Services (Information and Communication technology, etc.)
Uganda - Agrofood (fresh and processed)
Please see Information for Applicants for details about the fund, eligibility, selection criteria, application procedures and examples of conferences, training and digital marketing.
Qualified women-led SMEs may apply for funding using the Application Form. The deadline for application for Round #1 is May 10, 2021.
Download and submit the completed Application Form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Future rounds will be open to women exporters in other prioritized Sub-Saharan African countries.