It was an exciting affair on Friday, November 22, 2019 at the Kempinski Hotel as the BUSAC Fund received an award at the Institute of Directors Ghana (IoD-Gh) Corporate Governance Excellence Awards for public and private sector actors in Ghana.BUSAC Fund was adjudged the Best Corporate Governance compliant in the Developmental Partners and NGOs Category. The Fund Manager, Mr. Nicolas Gebara received the award on behalf of the fund.....
The Ghana Association of Restructuring and Insolvency Advisors (GARIA) presented a citation to the BUSAC Fund at the first GARIA Presidential Fund raising Dinner and Awards Night held in Accra on 3rd August, 2019. GARIA presented the citation In recognition of the BUSAC Fund's commitment to the development of Ghana's private sector, and in appreciation of the Fund's support to GARIA's advocacy initiatives over the years. His Excellency, President Nana Akuffo Addo acknowledged the BUSAC Fund's support for GARIA in his address.
The Ministry of Business Development is developing a national entrepreneurship policy to help address most of the difficulties faced by entrepreneurs.
It has started the process by successfully initiating a draft document of the policy. The ministry, as part of its broader stakeholder engagement in the development of the policy, has met with stakeholders in the private sector, including the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) and the Private Enterprise Federation, to introduce them to the document and solicit their inputs to fine-tune it.
The Agricultural Markets Development Trust (AMDT), a sister fund of BEST-Dialogue Tanzania, has been established as a long-term facility to address challenges experienced in past market development initiatives in Tanzania. Established by the Governments of Denmark, Sweden, Ireland and Switzerland, the Trust works towards strengthening market systems for business associations within the agricultural sector, with special focus on making markets work for the poor.
As part of efforts to enhance the advocacy capacity of business associations, and to promote constructive public-private sector dialogue in Tanzania, AMDT’s Advo
NCF ANNOUNCES CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR INNOVATIVE CLIMATE SOLUTIONS
The Nordic Climate Facility (NCF) offers grants between EUR 250,000 and 500,000 for innovative climate change projects in 21 developing countries, including Ghana and eleven other African countries. NCF is fully financed and managed by the Nordic Development Fund (NDF)-the joint development finance institution of Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
Building on the successful implementation of the Business Development Services (BDS) programme under BUSAC Fund Phase III, the Fund hereby announces a limited call for applications for support under Window 5 for private sector and farmer based organizations.
The BUSAC Fund Secretariat wishes to inform all stakeholders and the general public that the Fund's Tamale Liaison office has relocated to an address opposite the junction of the Central Administration of the University for Development Studies (UDS), Tamale, along the Tamale-Kumasi highway (Within the BasicNeeds Ghana Offices). The current office address is as follows:
“Thanks to the BUSAC Fund’s BDS training, I have increased my output, making it possible for me to earn extra income which I use to cater for my children’s school fees and home expenses.”
-Ms. Martha Aluya, a member of Anongtaaba Ghana
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