Nineteen women entrepreneurs and representatives from Jordanian manufacturing associations recently completed a five-day workshop designed to build their business acumen and skills in obtaining financing. The November 23-27 training was sponsored by the USAID-OPIC Jordan Loan Guarantee Facility (JLGF) in cooperation with the Jordan Women’s Industrial Community.
USAID-OPIC Jordan Loan Guarantee Facility and Jordan Women Industrial Community’s Workshop for Women11/24/2016 2:42:00 AM
AMMAN (December) - From November 23 to 27, 2014, the USAID-OPIC Jordan Loan Guarantee Facility (JLGF) in cooperation with the Jordan Women Industrial Community conducted a highly innovative five-day competitiveness and financing workshop for 19 women entrepreneurs and associations representing manufacturers located in Amman, Sahab and Marka Industrial Cities, Karak, and Ajloun.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Jordan Loan Guarantee Facility (JLGF) is helping SMEs grow their businesses. A three day workshop was conducted to help SME owners in Aqaba seek financing for startup or expansion. Case studies were presented to show how to use financial analysis and projections to determine financing needs and improve business performance. 35 SME owners participated in the workshop.