The British Embassy in Tunis is funding a programme to support business capacity building in Tunisia. The programme is delivered by OCO Global, a private sector organisation specialising in international trade with a proven track record in supporting businesses to develop new markets.
After the success of the first cohort in 2020, OCO Global in collaboration with TheNextWomenTunisie network, is launching a new coaching programme for women entrepreneurs based in the regions, active in the Textile/Home-Design, Agri-Food and IT export sectors!
The objective of this programme is to support women entrepreneurs in building their capacity and business skills and provide them with tools to develop their business. Through this support programme, women entrepreneurs with a successful project that has been in operation for at least one year will be able to participate in several interactive workshops organised through webinars for each region involved.
1. South / South-West: Sfax, Gabès, Gafsa, Médenine, Tozeur 2. Sahel and Centre: Sousse, Monastir, Mahdia, Kairouan 3. North/Northwest and Tunis: Bizerte, Le Kef, Jendouba
The coaching sessions will be organised via webinars: 3 workshops of 3 hours between October and December 2021 for each region, followed by follow-up sessions with the e-mentor.
This programme is open to women entrepreneurs: - Based in the region - Founders or co-founders of the company - Having started a successful entrepreneurial project for at least 1 year - In the Textile/Home-Design, Agri-food and IT sectors - With a good understanding of the English language
To apply, please fill in the Application Form here.
The deadline to apply is Friday 24 September 2021
General informationThe language of the course is Arabic and/or French. The number of participants per region is limited to 18. Details for access to the webinar will be communicated to selected candidates. Important: Before accepting your application, an interview is planned in order to better understand your profile, motivation and commitment to participate in the programme.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.