Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and RENEW Strategies (RENEW) are inviting woman-owned or -led agribusiness to participate in the first Virtual Training of the African Resilience & Investment Series for Women Executives (ARISE) Program. The virtual training is a call to action to reinforce the capacity of women in agribusiness as they recover from COVID-19 and build resilience.

The ARISE program will provide various elements of support to women in agriculture businesses. It will shed light and raise awareness of the support women-led Agri-SMEs need. To help women in agriculture recover from COVID-19, a multi-agency response approach will be used. The program aims to reach more than 2,000 women in agriculture-focused SMEs across sub-Saharan Africa. It will also provide managerial capacity building, coaching on investment readiness, and pitch to investors, among other elements of support.

Training date: Wednesday 12th May 2021, 15:00 – 17:00 EAT

Topic: Investment Seminar Session 101

Participants will learn about:

  • Various options of agribusiness financing to #buildbackbetter
  • What attracts investors & capital to your business
  • Working with investors and maximizing your chances for growth
  • Risks and mitigation strategies

To attend the virtual training: Register here for free  by 10th May 2021

About Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa  (AGRA)

AGRA is a farmer-centred, African-led, and partnerships-driven institution that transforms Africa’s smallholder farming from a solitary struggle to survive to a business that thrives. AGRA programs develop practical solutions to boost farm productivity and incomes for the poor while safeguarding the environment.

About RENEW Strategies (RENEW)

RENEW is an impact investment firm that manages and serves the Impact Angel Network, a global network of investors that seeks to realize both social impact and financial returns on their investments in small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Africa.

For more information contact: botieno@agra.org or renew@renewstrategies.com