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Entrepreneurship in Botswana: Local Resources

Local Resources

 

There are many organizations active in Botswana that focus on supporting local SMEs. Below you find some links to organizations you might want to check out. This list is not exhaustive, but provides a good starting point to research the support available to you:

  • CEDA for more information on how to apply for financial assistance from the Citizen Economic Development Agency
  • BancABC  for more information on SME- oriented financial products at this bank
  • Bank of Gaborone for more information on SME- oriented financial products at this bank
  • Barclays Bank for more information on SME- oriented financial products at this bank
  • Stanbic Bank  for more information on SME- oriented financial products at this bank
  • BOCCIM a business association aimed at supporting and promoting private enterprises across Bostwana
  • Botswana National Youth Council  , supporting youth-run enterprises in Botswana
  • The First Steps Venture Center of the Botswana Innovation Hub focused on supporting tech-focused start-ups and SMEs
  • Starting a business in Botswana  providing a check list of legal and administrative requirements for starting and running a business in Botswana
  • Women in Business providing support, resources and networking opportunities for women-run SMEs across Botswana