A development finance organisation for SMEs that offers a programme to create sustainable employment, economic growth, and positive social impact through the nurturing and expansion of a sustainable small and medium sized business sector in the Middle East and North Africa. It provides access to medium-term risk capital and value-adding business support.
A non-profit Iraqi NGO. It offers program that focuses on providing small and micro loans to individuals and groups who are not able to access bank credit. It provides financial assistance to SMEs in need of capital to develop their businesses and to individuals for income generation and livelihood promotion. It works with clients who are typically marginalized or under-served by mainstream financial institution.
A foundation created by Global Communities that finances projects of Iraqi private SMEs that generate employment and economic growth in Iraq. It finances SMEs since 2005 with loans received under three long-term credit facilities
An institution that provides a unique solution of finance and support to SMEs in the missing middle to transform them into formalised and sustainable businesses that support employment and thus create lasting impact.
A fund that invests in social innovations that aim to improve the lives and opportunities of millions of people in the developing world.Through its grants and risk capital, it supports solutions to global development challenges from social enterprises, for-profit firms, non-profit organisations, researchers, and government agencies. It offers grants, loans (including convertible debt), and equity investments.
It provides a range of financial and technical instruments to support projects proposed by enterprises, cooperatives and institutions along the entire commodity value chain in its member countries. It offers mainly through loans to finance equipment, working capital or trade finance needs. Women entrepreneurs are encouraged to apply.
A financial institution in Sudan with the vision of achieving food security in its 21 member states. It has accumulated experience in the field of agricultural investment, both in plant production, animal production and related fields. It also contributes to sustainable agricultural development and improves the lives of thousands of people through income generating projects, scientific research services, technology transfer, revolving loan programs and many developmental activities.
A government agency that encourages businesses and investments at supporting and enhancing the growth of micro and small business (MSEs). It works with local government officials in targeted areas to help them attract investment to their communities and facilitate growth. It fosters better access to finance, encourages better MSE access to finance by working with developmental and micro-finance institutions to improve their service offerings to firms and individuals, as well as helping more MSEs become more eligible to borrow.
An Initiative that supports women entrepreneurs by scaling up access to financial products and services, building capacity, expanding networks, offering mentors, and providing opportunities to link with domestic and global markets.
An investor network for women in the MENA region. its goal is to build an informed ecosystem of women investors who support women entrepreneurs in the Arab world. It aims to create an active network of business women and democratise access to capital by providing investment opportunities to individuals and facilitating capital-raising for entrepreneurs.