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Sarona Asset Management and Crowdfunding Platform Lendahand Collaborating with USAID to Provide Financing for Women-Led Funds and Enterprises

Written by Lily Zhou on 17 December 2021

Sarona Asset Management, a pioneering private equity firm focused on frontier and emerging markets and Lendahand, an innovative crowdfunding company, have announced partnerships with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) CATALYZE project to scale investment in women-led funds and businesses.

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An update on our shortcomings

funding gap emerging marketsUpdatesWritten by Koen The on 13 December 2021

As some of you know, we publish our shortcomings on our website. In this blog post, we share with you how we've done tackling them so far.

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How to revive women-led SMEs in Africa

funding gap emerging marketsImpactWritten by Charity Nyawira on 1 December 2021

Our Kenyan correspondent Charity shines a light on the challenges, opportunities, and trends that can get women-owned businesses back on their feet in 2022 and beyond.

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Our Climate Commitment for COP26

funding gap emerging marketsUpdatesWritten by Peter Stolze on 5 November 2021

COP26 is happening in Glasgow and it's time to put our money where our mouth is by sharing our progress and commitments publicly.

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Lease-to-own with Tugende in Uganda

funding gap emerging marketsUpdatesWritten by Lynn Hamerlinck on 28 October 2021

Our newest investment opportunity comes to us from Uganda. Learn more about how Tugende's lease-to-own model helps motorcycle taxi drivers grow.

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