The Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprise Development Agency (MSMEDA) invites women and girls who wish to establish small or micro projects, as well as owners of existing businesses, to attend the “Women Go Forward” training programme.
The programme is implemented in cooperation with the International Labour Organization, and aims to enhance entrepreneurial skills in business management, ensure business continuity, maximize profitability, and encourage self-employment among women.
The programme targets women and men, who own family projects, to enhance their business management skills, introduce them to market needs, enhance their ability to solve problems, and introduce them to the services available at MSMEDA.
The programme attendees must be between 18 and 50 years old and literate. It takes place over 4 days.
Those interested can apply for the programme at any of MSMEDA’s branches nationwide. Applicants must provide a photocopy of their ID to complete registration.
MSMEDA provided 100 training courses under the Gender and Entrepreneurship Together (GET Ahead) entrepreneurship training programme, to 2,184 trainees from 2016 to 2022.
The programme focuses on meeting the practical needs of women who own projects or want to establish new ones, and enhances her business management skills. It also helps women develop entrepreneurial qualities and obtain support through groups, networks, and institutions.