Capacity Building Programs
Courtesy of European Commission, members got to learn about the standards and norms of trading with the EU. The targeted industries which have been identified to have potential for growth include handcrafts, leather, wood and textiles.
 This takes advantages of the trading agreements like Economic Pacific Agreement which EU has agreements with African Caribbean and Pacific countries. Subjects covered include:
  • Rules of origin, submitting proof of origin
  • Documentation necessary for you to export
  • Cumulation
  • Transport
  • Credit Finance etc

Building Sustainable and enabling communities

If ever you needed a business investment opportunity, WIBA provides platforms in which women can negotiate with the investors. The last seminar by Botswana Investment and Trade Centre by offered members to eye opening insight in which women can sit and negotiate deals with potential investors.

The seminar gave an opportunity for members to realise the impact women can make when they invest in women owned enterprise. Areas of interest which women can invest in are clean energy, lighting, coffee exports and others. All this takes advantage of internet available at one’s fingertips. Topics for the seminar ranged from


  • Future proofing urban development
  • Globally connecting international supply chain
  • Working with other entrepreneurs all across the world
  • Mitigating financial risks-how to obtain  cash for exports upfront while granting credit to customers

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