Summarizing the key characteristics, enabling environment and needs of Women-owned businesses in East and Southern Africa.

Year: December 2019 – January 2021

Location: South Africa and Kenya

Client: MEDA and Grofin

Main Project Features: An investigation of the key characteristics, enabling environment and needs of Women-owned businesses in East and Southern Africa as a key input to the revised funding strategy for Grofin in Africa. This included primary data collection through interviews with 40+ women entrepreneurs in the region as well as interviews with other key stakeholder including funders and accelerator programs.

Expertise Provides: Development Finance and Gender Expert

Report: The output report can be accessed here