Status of initiative: N/a
Description/achievement of initiative

Creating, upgrading and or supporting 5000 women-owned green economy businesses in clean energy, clean water, waste management or sustainable agriculture in Africa (to begin Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, South Africa, tbd)

Implementation methodologies

Work with partners who 1) have women networks; 2) provide entrepreneurial, mentoring and business training; 3) have ecofriendly products/services; 4) provide financing to launch, upgrade and support women owned green businesses

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure

Partner(s)

CXCatalysts, International Trade Centre, UNDP, UN Foundation Global Alliance for Cookstoves, BPW, Wonderbag, Toyola Group, Greif
Deliverables
2013
1000 women green business owners
2014
1000 women green business owners
2015
1500 women green business owners
2016
1500 women green business owners
Sustainable Development Goals and targets
Resources devoted to implementation
Staff / Technical expertise
1-3 people
In-kind contribution
products to be piloted
Progress reports
Cut off date each year: 2 May
SMART
This initiative does not yet fulfil the SMART criteria.
SDGs
Action Network
Information
Location: Wyckoffckoff
Date of completion: 2016
Operating in countries
Partner connections
Contact information/focal point(s)
Tess Mateo, tmateo@cxcatalysts.com

Documents
#SDGAction446
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