Project profile — ’Ndoto Hub for Women Entrepreneurs in Tanzania


2019-07-25 - 2022-06-30
Global Affairs Canada
WGM Africa

Country / region 

• Tanzania (100.00%)


• Banking And Financial Services: Education/training in banking and financial services (24081) (50.00%)
• Business And Other Services: Business Development Services (25030) (50.00%)

Policy marker 

• Gender equality (significant objective)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Participatory development and good governance (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Disaster Risk Reduction(DRR) (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
• Nutrition (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)


The project funds an innovative business incubation hub aimed at supporting young women entrepreneurs in Tanzania (between the ages of 19 and 30) with mentoring, coaching, and life skills training, as well as providing collaborative workspaces. The Ndoto Hub also aims to use technological platforms to reach young women.

Expected results 

The expected results of this project include: (1) 2,440 young women who have received coaching and other support from the Hub are more assertive as young entrepreneurs; (2) up to 80% of them have a stronger and more stable business in place; and (3) young women entrepreneurs are well prepared to submit fundign requests to financial institutions.

Results achieved 


Budget and spending 

Original budget $0
Planned disbursement $0
Country percentages by sector
Type of finance Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Collaboration type Bilateral
Type of aid Project-type interventions
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