Entrepreneurship and SMEs


Friday, 25 October 2019
11:45 – 13:00

Room: Aboisso

Small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are extremely important for the growth and development of Africa. However SMEs face many challenges, some of which are related to a lack of appropriate training. This session will explore different initiatives in Africa, which aim to provide entrepreneurs with the crucial knowledge and skills they need to grow their businesses and make them sustainable.


Joseph Nsengimana, Mastercard Foundation, Rwanda


Emmanuel Abba, Federal University of Technology Minna, Nigeria
Empowering Nigerian SME's Through Online Learning

Camille Linquier, African Management Initiative, Kenya
An Innovative and Scalable Approach to Entrepreneurship Development

Amini Kajunju, IUGB Foundation, USA
The Importance of Developing African Business Case Studies for Educational and Public Policy Purposes