March 24

IFC, European and African Partners Launch Alliance to Support Private Sector Growth in Africa

By Schalk Burger

African, European, multilateral and bilateral partners have launched the Alliance for Entrepreneurship in Africa (AforE) to support a stronger private sector, entrepreneurship and the growth of small and medium-sized businesses across Africa.

AforE will combine and focus the technical and financial strengths of its members to improve Africa’s business environment and support the growth and success of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), women in business and young entrepreneurs.

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Source: Creamer Media's Engineering News (link opens in a new window)

business development, entrepreneurs, global development, small business, SMEs