SheTrades in the Commonwealth Workshop – Preparing for Export

March 20, 2019 - March 20, 2019

The SheTrades in the Commonwealth project is funded by the UK Department for International
Development (DFID) and aims to increase economic growth and job creation in Commonwealth
countries by enabling the increased participation of women-owned businesses in international trade.



This workshop aims to give women owned business in the textile and apparel sector, finished Shea
beauty products, and IT enabled services and business process outsourcing services an in-depth
understanding of the information and tools needed to improve their competitiveness in the international
market. Participants should overall at the end of the workshop have improved their knowledge on when
to export, where to export, and how to export.
Specifically, the businesses will:

1. Gain increased knowledge on the export market in their sector;
2. Understand how to access in-country pre-export information, support, and services;
3. Understand how to leverage on information technology to improve their competitiveness.
Target audience
Export ready and near export ready WOBs – SMEs working in the textiles and apparel, finished shea
beauty products and ITes and BPO sector.


How to register


Already a SheTrades in the Commonwealth member? 

1. Log in to your SheTrades in the Commonwealth account;
2. Click on the Capacity Building Tab on top of your homepage and click on the link to register next to “Workshop in Nigeria”.

Not yet a Member? 
1. Register now to become a member by clicking here.
2- Once your complete your registration (and all your profiles: company/person/networking) send an email at cc In the subject heading, please include “profile completed, your name and company name”



Shehu Musa Yaradua Centre , Central District Area Abuja.