AfDB approves US$14m grant for AWEAF project in Sudan to empower women’s project

SUDAN – The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved financing in the form of a grant for US$14.96 million project to help women in Sudan access finance and grow their businesses. The Accelerating Women’s Entrepreneurship and Access to Finance (AWEAF) project will address capacity, financing, and knowledge gaps for Sudan’s women entrepreneurs. The project aims to help women to access quality business development services and financing as well as improving the quality of services provided by financial institutions serving women entrepreneurs in Sudan’s Khartoum and Red Sea states. “This approval shows…

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