Fair and Square are presenting an Export Trade Training Program, powered by Trade Forward Southern Africa and funded by the United Kingdom Government.
This program aims to empower and train 16 female entrepreneurs with the necessary skills to build a business and expand its trade beyond local borders. This program will provide successful participants with guidelines on how to enter the new global markets and reach a broader audience.
Successful candidates will be able to access resources, content and tools that build the capacity to become a successful international trading business. The program offers support from coaches, expert mentors and Fair and Square as well as like-minded female entrepreneurs.
What is included in the program?
The Woman in Export Trade training program is an 8-week online program that will cover 7 modules, weekly coaching sessions and access to one on one mentorship with expert mentors. The curriculum is simple to follow and will equip candidates with the necessary skills and strategies to trade in a global market, increase the capacity of their business and assist them in gaining a broader customer reach (export).
Who can apply?
We are looking for export-ready Swazi Female Entrepreneurs with a physical product and paying customers that are ready to build their business and expand their markets. Businesses that would like to apply need to have a female candidate that has a 50% share of ownership of the business.
Once participants are successful a refundable commitment fee of E 200.00 is required. Participants who successfully complete the program will receive a certificate and their E 200.00 refund.
Applications are open and close on the 1st of August 2022.
***Please note that only applicants that meet the above criteria will be considered for one of the 16 limited spots.