About the program

The MSMEs COVID – 19 Recovery and Resiliency Program is a two-year initiative aimed at supporting and building the resilience of 10,000 micro, small and medium-sized businesses (MSMEs) in Ghana. The focus is on MSMEs in peri-urban areas; specifically businesses owned by youth and women.

Objectives of the Program

The Covid19 Recovery and Resilience Program (CRRP) is to achieve these objectives.

Operational Capacity

Help businesses (MSMEs) increase their Operational capacity

Restore MSMEs

Restore MSMEs to operating at or above pre-COVID levels

Increase Employment

Ensure MSMEs maintain or expand their employment levels


Support MSMEs to sustainably diversify business lines or enter new markets

Help Build Resistance

Build the capacity of MSMES to become more resilient to current and future shocks

Our Approach

About the partners

This program was initiated by Mastercard Foundation and is being implemented by 5 partners:

Pyxera Global | ScaleUp Africa | JA Venture Capital | Global Mamas | MDF West Africa