BRAVE WOMEN NIGERIA PROJECT, ABUJA-
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: BUSINESS RESILIENCE ASSISTANCE FOR VALUE-ADDED ENTERPRISES (BRAVE) WOMEN NIGERIA PROJECT
REQUEST FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST:
BUSINESS RESILIENCE ASSISTANCE FOR VALUE-ADDED ENTERPRISES (BRAVE) WOMEN NIGERIA PROJECT
Women Entrepreneurship Finance Initiative (WE-FI) is a multi-donor fund consisting of the G20 countries (hereinafter referred to as the “Fund”) currently being administered by the World Bank under the Business Resilience Assistance for Value-Added Enterprises (BRAVE) Women Program (hereinafter referred to as the “Program”) designated Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDBG) as one of the Implementing Partners (IPs) to support in the implementation of projects approved by the Fund. The BRAVE Women Program is a 5-year multi-donor fund implemented in Yemen, Nigeria and Burkina Faso.
On 1st April 2020, the Islamic Development Bank Group (IsDBG) signed the Framework Agreement with the Federal Republic of Nigeria (represented by Federal Ministry of Finance) regarding the support in the implementation of the BRAVE Women Nigeria Program. In 2019, prior to signing the agreement, IsDBG officially appointed Bank of Industry (Bol) as the Local Execution Agency (LEA) of the BRAVE Women Nigeria Project to be implemented in Edo, Kano and Gombe States.