Where We Operate

BRAVE Women Nigeria is being piloted in the following States:

  1. Edo State
  2. Gombe State
  3. Kano State

The selected value chains for the programme are as follows

  1. Agric business Sector
  2. Health Sector
  3. Energy Sector
  4. Education Sector
  5. Textile/Fashion Sector


BRAVE Women Nigeria Mission

At BRAVE Women, our mission drives us to expand the frontiers for women in business. We do this by providing them with business training and grant-matching assistance geared towards promoting business sustainability, especially for those operating in fragile contexts, leading to improved business performance. This presents the opportunity for new enriching jobs, increase in financial access, ultimately improving the standard of living for the local community.

  • Our Mission

The Business Resilience Assistance for Value-Added Enterprises (BRAVE) Women project is focused on developing and increasing the economic opportunities for female entrepreneurs through skills training aimed at business viability in targeted value chains.

  • Our Goal

To enhance the bankability, entrepreneurial, and market development skills of 600 female-owned/led Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) critical to sustainable local growth and job creation.

  • Our Vision

To tackle gender disparities in economic opportunities by targeting women entrepreneurs.