Starting your own business
Empretec Gambia is a United Nations (UN) programme. It is supported by the Gambia Investment and Export Promotion Agency (GIEPA).
You can apply to take part in the programme if you have a business idea. Empretec will then help you with the steps involved in setting up your own business. For example, you will learn how to write a business plan. Your advisor will continue to support you for up to six months after you have completed the programme.
A number of training courses are designed specially for women. You will find more information on the website.
The advice is free of charge.
A number of training courses are specifically for women.