SheBoss

Rural Women’s
Entrepreneurship Program

SheBoss tackles youth unemployment by building women’s capacities in harnessing livelihood strategies through entrepreneurial induction, skills training and product development. She Boss aims to empower women between the ages of 18-35 who live and work in rural and underserved communities; with a strong desire to develop and improve their entrepreneurial skills. Additionally, participants deepen their understanding of human rights, gender equality and reproductive health.

SheBoss aims to promote women’s economic participation by leveraging access to financial and non-financial services and expanding markets for microenterprise products and services. Upon completion of the program, beneficiaries are on boarded onto Regonow, linked to working capital grants and subsequent flexible micro loans.

Modules

Financial Literacy

This module will provide you with a safe space to gain relevant knowledge, skills and confidence to manage your personal, family and business finances well. It will introduce you to components of budgeting, saving and spending, loan management and investment through fun, experiential learning and participatory approaches.

Vocational Skills

This module focuses on hands-on skills.
Participants engage in;
Soap Making,
Leather Design(shoe making),
Tailoring,
Weaving
and
Crop Husbandry.

Leadership

This module will emphasize women's leadership and communication skills, behavior change and business management, problem solving and negotiation; providing a safe space for women to become thought leaders. This module aims to understand each individual and their abilities.

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