Webinar series to train women-led SMEs to export

Nigeria

Led by UPS

On June 2nd and 3rd, 2020, UPS organized a two-part webinar series around COVID-19 and continued business growth in partnership with the Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC), and the USAID West Africa Trade and Investment Hub.

 

  • The first webinar featured speakers discussing the overall impact of COVID-19 on the small business sector in Nigeria as well as guidance for SMEs to navigate the transition from storefronts to selling online.

 

  • The second webinar focused on how to leverage the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) and on the specific how-to of exporting using ecommerce and the different elements a small business needs to consider.

Impact

582 small businesses participated in the webinar.

Nigeria
Webinar
June 2nd and 3rd, 2020
Help enable firms to become omnichannel sellers and exporters
Small, women-led firms
USAID West Africa Trade and Investment Hub
Country
Target Audience
Objective
Dates
Program Type
Partners
UPS
Nigerian Export Promotion Council