WomanRising; a flagship project by The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE), focused on equipping women to succeed in business, and iSpace, an organisation that promotes and supports entrepreneurs and innovators in Ghana who are building new technologies for global markets, have announced a partnership to train women entrepreneurs in building sustainable businesses under the Unlocking Women And Technology (UWAT) Project. The partnership provides women entrepreneurs with practical entrepreneurship development training and support through organized workshops, seminars and networking events.
The UWAT Project is a program aimed at equipping women entrepreneurs with technological and entrepreneurial skills to enable the growth of their businesses, careers and life in general. The UWAT Project includes Coding Classes, Business & Entrepreneurship Workshops, Interactive Knowledge Transfer Forums and Networking Events all geared towards empowering women to innovate and grow their initiatives through technology.
The entrepreneurship workshops commences from Friday the 5th August 2016 at the iSpace Office located in Labone on the topic ‘Understanding the Basis of Entrepreneurship’. Following that will be a training session every forth night. The training topics for the workshops will be based on all the elements of building sustainable businesses like Digital Marketing and Sales, Employee and Business Development, Leadership, Bookkeeping & Accounting and many more.
Women are making waves in the business and entrepreneurship sector and they deserve all the support that can be rendered them. The partners are both hopeful that the UWAT Project will ‘Unlock’ many Women Entrepreneurs and set them on a path of success.
The Unlocking Women and Technology (UWAT) Project is an initiative of iSpace with the following partners; TANOE (WomanRising), Mobile Web Ghana, Sankofa Africa, Ghana Code Club and The Radical Leap Company.
Visit www.womanrising.org/uwat for the full schedule of the entrepreneurship trainings and for registration for participation.
Follow UWAT on facebook, twitter & instragram with username @unlockingwat and follow updates with the hashtag #UnlockingWAT
WomanRising is a non-profit community of women passionate about the consistent development and advancement of women especially in Africa. WomanRising is passionate about equipping women to succeed particularly in business and generally in life through the provision of relevant information, capacity building through training and coaching, branding and productive networking support and entrepreneurship development. WomanRising is a flagship project of The African Network of Entrepreneurs (TANOE), an award-winning social enterprise headquartered in Ghana.
iSpace is a unique environment where technology startups can start up faster. It nurtures a local network of like-minded and focused entrepreneurs, providing space for them to work, meet, collaborate, learn and have fun. By getting the right people together in a physical space, good things happen. iSpace is an expansion of a successful initiative that offers startups with a dedicated co-working space, community gathering point and network for driving entrepreneurial success.