The Trade Hub Launches a Virtual DealRoom Connecting Investors to Fast-Growing Impact Businesses

 Abuja, Nigeria—The West Africa Trade & Investment Hub (Trade Hub) has unveiled a Virtual DealRoom giving global investors information and access to the Trade Hub’s growing pipeline of impact business opportunities. Funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Trade Hub aims to catalyze economic growth in West Africa utilizing a market-based approach…. […]

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West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Partners with CrossBoundary to Co-Invest in Agribusiness SMEs

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The project will mobilize at least $14 million in new private investment for the region March 25, 2021 West Africa’s agribusiness sector will soon benefit from millions of dollars in private investment through a co-investment partnership between the USAID-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub and CrossBoundary, an investment and economic development advisory services firm… […]

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West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Strengthens Global Mamas’ Mechanism for Livelihood Resilience Through its Co-Investment Grant

Reformulating the Ghana-based company’s business strategies will ensure job retention and creation despite the COVID-19 pandemic and economic slowdown   The USAID-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub has signed a co-investment partnership with Global Mamas to support the company’s drive for sustainable growth post-pandemic and promote the goals of the U.S. Government’s Prosper Africa… […]

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West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Co-Invests with Ethical Apparel Africa to Increase Garment Production in Ghana

Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Fund support the creation of over 550 new jobs for women.   January 27, 2021   The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub (Trade Hub), utilizing Women’s Global Development and Prosperity (W-GDP) funds, will establish a model factory with Ethical Apparel Africa and Maagrace… […]

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West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Co-Invests with Cordaid to Support SMEs in the Region

$37 Million of New Private Investment to be Catalyzed Thanks to U.S. Government Support. January 25, 2020 In partnership with the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC), the USAID-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub has announced its first co-investment project with Stichting Cordaid (Cordaid), managed by Cordaid Investment Management B.V. (CIM), to increase the… […]

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West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Co-Invests with Koster Keunen to Improve Smallholder Beekeeping

Enhancing Two-Way Trade and Investment Under Prosper Africa December 21, 2020 The USAID-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub has announced a co-investment partnership with Koster Keunen, a leading natural waxes company, that will support West African smallholder farmers by organizing and improving beeswax supply chains from the region. The partnership, which promotes the goals… […]

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The West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Co-Invests with WACOT Rice to Improve Food Security and Promote Local Production in Nigeria

December 14, 2020 The USAID-funded West Africa Trade & Investment Hub has announced its first co-investment partnership with WACOT Rice Limited, a Nigerian rice company based in Kebbi State. The Trade Hub’s grant of $1.48 million will directly support its Argungu Rice Outgrower Expansion Project, allowing WACOT to onboard an additional 5,143 rice farmers into… […]

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