The primary aim of the project is to enhance and create access to livelihood and income-generating opportunities for youth and women in T+5 regions. This should be achieved by providing Business and Technical support to the Existing and Start-up SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) under selected subsectors and value chains. It will provide technical and business support to 40 existing MSMEs (Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises) in addition to 20 Start-ups.
In order to achieve the aim of the project, the following measures are planned:
• The selected start-ups and existing businesses will receive business and technical assistance
sessions (coaching and advice).
• The top selected start-ups and existing businesses that show potential will have access to in-kind grants.
• A variety of Business Trainings will be conducted. The trainings will host entrepreneurs and their
employees from the selected start-ups and existing businesses.