Life is full of extraordinary moments. For some women one of those moments will be deciding to start their own business. From the outside, it looks pretty glossy. Work for yourself, set your own hours. There are so many success stories out there! After 3 years running my small business ‘on the side’ I can [...]
Deputy Secretar, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade
About Amanda Ellis
Within two years gender inclusive projects at the IFC grew from only 2% to 23% of the advisory portfolio. Over $40m was committed to financing women entrepreneurs in Nigeria, Uganda and Tanzania through the first ever SME credit lines for women in Africa.