Enterprise Development

WEI’s role in catalysing women’s entrepreneurship covers a spectrum of activities: support for women-owned/-led enterprises from concept/start-up to operation and scaling up for impact, as well as actions to foster a favourable entrepreneurship ecosystem for women’s enterprise and innovation.

WEI provides support to micro and small enterprises in the formal and informal sectors

Our areas of focus and work includes:

  • Fostering an enterprise culture
  • Developing enterprising competencies
  • Helping disadvantaged populations to engage in enterprise as a path to economic empowerment
  • Helping institutions embrace entrepreneurialism
  • Developing the ecosystem and enabling environment