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.
The Covid19 Recovery and Resilience Program (CRRP) is to achieve these objectives.
This program was initiated by Mastercard Foundation and is being implemented by 5 partners:
PYXERA Global facilitates mutually beneficial partnerships between the public, private, and social sectors that leverage the unique attributes of each to tackle complex challenges. With a quarter century of experience in more than 90 countries, our team is passionate and dedicated to navigating challenges and pinpointing purposeful global engagement opportunities for our clients and partners. The PYXERA Global team is uniquely qualified to not only help clients envision new futures, but also has the on-the-ground experience and extensive networks to implement effective engagements.
JA Venture Capital, as a premiere venture capital firm and Investment Hub, invests in the most innovative founders and businesses through their venture building business development programs, co-investment and training. Their key focus areas are Manufacturing, Technology, Health, Agribusiness | WASH and Education.
ScaleUp Africa is a women led b2b Business Development agency. We serve and partner with Corporations, Foundations, Nonprofits and SMEs across Africa. Our approach entails the provision of longer term, holistic professional support, market access, investor readiness, distribution and procurement opportunities for SMEs. We bridge the gap between SMEs and Big Business, providing growth opportunities to our clients, mainly Women and Youth entrepreneurs in Agribusiness, Creative and Service Industries, Technology.
Global Mamas is a Fair Trade and non-profit organization that has nineteen years of experience working with women-owned MSME’s to improve their access to market, capacities, and capabilities. Global Mamas will provide training to Women Owned Businesses (WOBs) and individuals in the garment and apparel industry. Training such as gender equity, ethical production, smart incentives, quality control, goal setting and self-care, are designed to provide the skills required by WOBs to remain resilient through economic crisis.
MDF West Africa is a management consultancy and training firm operating in the West African region since 2009. We empower others to create impact and have been working in Ghana’s entrepreneurial ecosystem since 2014; working with investors, business advisors and entrepreneurs. We run several entrepreneurship and ecosystem support programmes across Africa, such as the #innov8GH incubation and the Orange Corners Ghana Acceleration Program. Our services range from ideation to investment; all aimed at equipping entrepreneurs with the right skills to develop and grow their businesses.