The "Female Entrepreneurs Growing Greener Economy (FEGGE)" is a capacity-building program focused on empowering female entrepreneurs within the horticulture value chain across Kilimanjaro, Arusha, and Manyara regions. Its primary goal is to equip these entrepreneurs with essential skills, knowledge, and resources necessary for establishing and maintaining sustainable business operations.
FEGGE addresses a crucial need for supporting women in the horticulture sector, aiming to bridge the gender gap and empower female entrepreneurs. By providing them with the necessary tools, skills, and knowledge, the program seeks to enhance their capacity to operate successful and sustainable businesses within the horticultural industry.
This initiative recognizes the pivotal role that women play in the agricultural sector and acknowledges the potential for their significant contribution to the regional and national economy. By focusing specifically on the horticulture value chain, FEGGE aims to empower these female entrepreneurs, thereby fostering economic growth and promoting gender equality in regions such as Kilimanjaro, Arusha, and Manyara.