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Elham Education wins Seedstars Tripoli

On August 6th, during Seedstars Tripoli, Elham Inspire won the Libya round of Seedstars World and will represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to USD 1 million in equity investment and other prizes. Seedstars World, the largest seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes, brought […]

Savvy Women Entrepreneurs Are Building Businesses

How Libya’s Savvy Women Entrepreneurs Are Building Businesses Amid Conflict Between now and September, Canada’s Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) hopes to have 300 women complete modules in the beta version of an online course, which includes lessons on accounting, marketing, and other business topics. If MEDA is able to secure additional funding, Adam Bramm, […]

First Graduates from Women’s Entrepreneurship Course

MEDA (Mennonite Economic Development Associates) recently celebrated the graduation of its first training group from the Libya Women Economic Empowerment (LWEE) project. LWEE, reaching 210 women entrepreneurs with job-creating opportunities for an additional 700 individuals, is jointly funded by USAID and MEDA supporters and is implemented in partnership with three local organizations: Phoenix, Libyan Women […]

New Program to Empower Women in Business

Libya Herald reports that MEDA, an international development association, has partnered with the Libyan Woman Forum, Phoenix and Consultants Alliance to provide businesswomen and potential entrepreneurs with the capacity building training required for them to develop their businesses and take them to the next level. The first phase of the new two-year Libya Women’s Economic Empowerment (LWEE) […]