Social Enterprise Ghana pays courtesy visit to Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry



A delegation of officials from Social Enterprise Ghana (SE Ghana) paid a courtesy visit to the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Herbert Krapa, to officially introduce the business network to him.

The meeting, according to Edwin Zu-Cudjoe, executive director of Social Enterprise Ghana, is part of efforts to create the appropriate platform for public-private dialogues with relevant government agencies to improve the business environment for social enterprises are resilient and sustainable amid COVID-19[FEMININE[FEMININE

Mr. Zu-Cudjoe thanked the Deputy Minister and his ministry for their support in promoting social enterprises in the country.

He particularly mentioned assistance in the development of the social enterprise policy project which provides, among other things, for the creation of a Ghana social enterprise fund to support social enterprises, the acquisition of quotas for the purchase of government social goods and the training of social entrepreneurs.

These, he said, will generally ensure the growth of the social enterprise industry in the country.

For his part, Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Herbert Krapa said the ministry remains committed to supporting the growth of growing small businesses, especially start-ups, as they remain the engine of growth. job creation and social change and are also very necessary. for Ghana’s sustainable development program.

Hon.Krapa said the ministry, under the able leadership of Hon.Alan Kyerematen, is poised to engage in regular dialogues with industry stakeholders and private sector organizations to forge the necessary collaborations. to the growth and stability of Ghanaian businesses and start-ups.

Social Enterprise Ghana is the national network of high impact social entrepreneurs who work with stakeholders to strengthen Ghana’s social enterprise ecosystem.

Among other things, the organization advocates for business-friendly policies for social enterprises and helps them access skills, markets and finance.


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