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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Le West Africa Trade & Investment Hub co-investit avec Koster Keunen pour améliorer l’apiculture des petits exploitants

Renforcer le commerce et l’investissement dans les deux sens avec Prosper Africa 21 Décembre, 2020 Le projet West Africa Trade & Investment Hub, financé par l’USAID, a annoncé un partenariat de co-investissement avec Koster Keunen, une entreprise leader dans le domaine des cires naturelles, qui apportera son appui aux petits exploitants agricoles en Afrique de… […]

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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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West Africa Trade & Investment Hub Supports Businesses Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

On August 12th, the West Africa Trade & Investment Hub announced a rapid response plan to deploy $36 million supplementary funding provided by USAID to mitigate the pandemic’s socio-economic impact in West Africa. This recovery plan includes new Co-Investment funding that targets the private sector and is designed to address critical economic areas through three… […]

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Message from Our Chief of Party About COVID-19 and the Trade Hub

Good day to all, Like others across the world, you are undoubtedly being confronted with the realities we all face from the unexpected COVID-19 pandemic. Governments, businesses, and households are taking precautionary measures to limit this outbreak and protect civilians, colleagues, and our loved ones from infection. The Trade Hub has already implemented these measures… […]

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