Write an analytical article about the business environment of a West African country
Application deadline 6 months ago: Tuesday 20 Oct 2020
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We need volunteers to research information about the business environment of a West African country and write analytic articles on the business environment. Articles addressing a specific cultural activity or the general creative arts industry in a country are encouraged. Examples are fashion, music, art and craft, entertainment, local development, film, and publishing. Articles should analyse one West African country which includes: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mauritania, Niger, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Volunteers will be duly credited and their names mentioned in the publication. Our theme titled: "Africa for Business: Hopes and Mirages" explores newly arising prospects and opportunities in African countries for entrepreneurs, the engagement of local entrepreneurs and the sustainable management of resources.
Small and medium-sized enterprise development
The Association of African Entrepreneurs (AAE,Ghana) is an organization working with Small Scale Operators with the cooperation of the micro-operators in rural areas. Our vision is to become the voice of change and platform for dialogue among the African people as well as involving the International audience to be a part in helping developing nations promote the entrepreneurial spirit. Articles would be published on our website (e-content) and included in our e-book on the theme.
Volunteers: 10 needed
1-5 hours per week / 4 weeks
Good writing and research skills. Knowledge of the west African business and civil society sector.