Financing and supporting SMEs, the example of Vatel Madagascar

In Madagascar, tourism has become the cornerstone of development. Over the next 5 years, developing the country’s huge tourism potential will involve doubling the accommodation capacity, opening ...

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Legacy Girls’College, for a new generation of women in Ghana

Legacy Girls’ College provides quality and affordable education for a new generation of Ghanaian women Located in Akuse, in the Eastern Region of Ghana, Legacy Girls’ College provides quality and ...

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Scaling up Ghanean SMEs and start-up for sustainable growth

A one-day event presenting CHOOSE AFRICA, an opportunity to accelerate the growth of small and medium-sized enterprises in Ghana. Under the High Patronage of Anne Sophie AVE, Ambassador of France ...

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Agence Française de Développement (AFD) Group has launched a new EUR 15m fund dedicated to African start-ups

● The new EUR 15m seed fund dedicated to young innovative enterprises in Africa aims to build African start-ups with positive impacts that create value for both the economy and society. ● This ...

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Proparco and Advans Foster innovation in Microfinance

Proparco is committed to supporting the development of Advans’ digital strategy through technical assistance granted for the implementation of pilot projects. These will improve ...

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Private Sector and Development: Anniversary Issue – SME Finance in Africa: What’s New?

10 years after having dedicated its first issue to the financing and support of SMEs in Africa, Proparco’s Private Sector & Development magazine takes another in-depth look into this ...

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New french private equity initiative in Africa

At the Ambition Africa Conference and during the event organized by France Invest, Mr. Bruno Le Maire, Minister of the Economy and Finance, announced the launch of a Call for Expressions of ...

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Proparco and Société Générale Côte d’Ivoire facilitate access to financing for SMEs

Mr. Aymeric VILLEBRUN, Managing Director of SGCI, HE Mr. Gilles HUBERSON, French Ambassador to Côte d’Ivoire, and Mrs Fatoumata SISSOKO-SY, Proparco’s Regional Director for West ...

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Proparco signs a loan with Société Générale Burkina Faso to support the country’s SMEs

Proparco has just signed a EUR 25m subordinated loan which will allow Société Générale Burkina Faso to sustainably strengthen its equity so that it can continue to play a major role in financing ...

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