eTrade for Women Masterclass

Scaling-Up Women-Led Digital Businesses

An Opportunity for French-speaking Africa

March 2024

Francophone Africa


Digital transformation offers growth opportunities for African businesses, but women entrepreneurs still face obstacles to successfully grow their businesses. The eTrade for Women initiative, championed by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), invites women entrepreneurs in the digital and e-commerce sector from 18 countries from francophone Africa to its Masterclass in March 2024. The Masterclass is organized in partnership with Birame Sock, Founder and CEO of Kwely, and eTrade for Women Advocate for the region.

Who can apply to the Masterclass?

In order to apply to the Masterclass, you need to meet the following requirements:

Do you meet all these criteria? Join us and take a dive into the digital transformation!

What’s in there for you?

All sessions will be delivered by renowned business leaders and experts in their fields.

The Masterclass will combine :


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In collaboration with our eTrade for Women Advocate

Birame N. Sock

Founder of