New Faces, New Voices is a Pan African organization was launched in Nairobi in 2010 by Mama Graca Machell, a social and political activist and an international advocate for women’s and children’s rights. It focuses on expanding the participation and influence of women in the financial sector. It is strongly bound by the vision ‘African Women Enhancing Sustainable Development’ and a mission to advocate for innovative investment in African women, ensuring they take center stage and contribute their value and influence in the financial sector and winder economy.
The goals of New Faces, New Voices are to improve the economic well-being of women and their families, to reduce inequalities, and to strengthen African economies and societies. They have three clear objectives:
Women have the potential to contribute significantly to economic growth in Africa. Research shows that if the financial and business sectors become more inclusive to women, the result will be a large-scale and fundamental shift in the business and financial landscape across Africa.
The New Faces, New Voices breakfast workshop titled “Putting Capital in the hands of Women” aims to inspire new and established female entrepreneurs who wish to participate in conversations on growth opportunities, access to capital and strategies for helping women run businesses excel. We will also share our funding portfolio options with women entrepreneurs’ eager for finance and to encourage you to take advantage of the opportunities available to you through the Bank.
The workshop will be held on 5th March 2015 at Capital Club, Imperial Court, Westlands. Come and learn how to position your business to attract banks, financial institutions and investors. Our CEO, Mr. Paul Njaga will be the keynote speaker at the event.
Entrance: KES 2,000 (for Early Birds) and KES 2,500 (at the Door)
Payment Method: MPESA Paybill – 985693
Contact: Call – 0724 690886 or Email – email@example.com