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When it comes to the issue of supporting female entrepreneurs, the majority of focus is almost exclusively on low income, bottom of the pyramid women who are supported in creating micro and small businesses.

women who are supported in creating micro and small businesses.

Afua Osei entrepreneurship will be the broad based driver of economic growth for Africa with the potential to create jobs for the more than 200 million young Africans between ages 15 and 24. However, when it comes to the issue of supporting female entrepreneurs, the majority of focus is almost exclusively on low income, bottom of the pyramid

While this is certainly an area of need we identified a gap in products and services for female entrepreneurs looking to create scalable and high growth enterprises. Limited attention has been paid towards investing in these entrepreneurs and we believe they will be an important source of economic growth, innovation, and public leadership for the next phase of Africa’s development. She Leads Africa is a platform that provides the most talented female entrepreneurs across the continent with access to the knowledge, networks and financing needed to build and scale strong businesses. Our goal is to jumpstart female entrepreneurs from SMEs to pan-African industry leaders.

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December Issue 2014  

Our December Issue is packed with the Best of 2014 featuring interviews with Zoleka Mandela, Hollywood actress Lisa Raye, Zimbabwean writer...

December Issue 2014  

Our December Issue is packed with the Best of 2014 featuring interviews with Zoleka Mandela, Hollywood actress Lisa Raye, Zimbabwean writer...