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Village Enterprise Fund (VEF)
Title: Village Enterprise Fund (VEF)
Title alternative: Empowering Africa's Rural Poor
Creator: Village Enterprise Fund
Abstract: The Village Enterprise Fund is a US-based NGO that works primarily with subsistence farmers in remote, rural areas of Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. It provides business training, funding, and mentoring to help them create and sustain income-generating small businesses. Business training empowers a group of five people to operate a business. Topics include: sales, marketing, recordkeeping, group dynamics and decision making, saving, and re-investing profits for growth. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
Keywords: Foreign and development aid projects; Financial aid; International nongovernmental organizations; Kenya; Small farmers; Tanzania; Uganda; Promotion of economic development
Countries: Kenya;
Subject areas: Economy ยป Development Policy & Poverty
Location of the site's editor: California
Resource type: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO)
Language: English
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