Sustainable Organisations for Private Sector Development

Overall Project Objective


With the Support of the EU Pro€Invest Programme, the SOPSED project seeks to build institutional capacity among all partners with the ultimate objective of strengthening private sector opportunities nationally, regionally and internationally.

Specific Objectives


  • Capacity building of business intermediaries
  • Establish a strategic alliance between the 12 organisations
  • Creation of EU-Africa partner database
  • Upskill staff in:
    • Information & Communications Technology
    • Inter-regional and International Trade

Development including policy issues and B2B opportunities

  • Governance including advocacy, public private dialogue, accreditation  and internal quality management
  • Organisational Sustainability and Development
Next activities:

19th - 21st September 2011 Business Mission to Nairobi, Kenya


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« With the technical and financial support of PRO€INVEST”

This project is funded by the European Union

PRO€INVEST is a programme of the Group of ACP States and the European Commission for the promotion of investment and technology transfers in ACP countries. Its management has been entrusted to a management unit within the Centre for the Development of Enterprise (CDE) under the supervision of EuropeAid Cooperation Office of the European Commission (EuropeAid).