On Tuesday, August 13, 2019, the Ministry of Business Development addressed the media on some initiatives and achievements by the Ministry.
The Minister for Business Development, Hon. Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Awal highlighted various initiatives embarked on by the Ministry to develop and improve the entrepreneurial capacity of Ghanaians particularly the youth in order to create jobs and wealth.
Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Awal touched on the following as part of programmes by the Ministry:
Capacity Building and funding for Young Entrepreneurs: Over 10,000 young people have been impacted by this programme.
Green Business (Domes) : 75 Domes have been built at Dawhenya to train young entrepreneurs in Agri business.
Building Entrepreneurship Culture among the Youth through the Student Entrepreneurship Initiatives and the Presidential Pitch.
Capacity Building and Funding for women entrepreneurs and women with disabilities.
Opening of the World Business Angel Investment Forum: The first of its kind in West Africa.