Our Economic Development portfolio has enabled numerous beneficiaries to actively participate in the economy. We understand that economic sustainability requires significant investments of time, money and effort, but given the moral imperative for transformation and the clear strategic and business opportunities it presents our business, these are investments that we are more than happy to make. Economic Development initiatives supported:

Business Woman of the Year Awards (BWYA)

We have sponsored and supported the Business Women’s of the Year Award (BWYA), in partnership the Regional Excellence and Development Initiatives (REDI), for the past 10 years. The Award has a number of purposes; it recognizes excellence amongst women in business and honours them for their achievements and outstanding work. The Award finalist and winners have become role models for future generations of Swazi businesswomen.

Enactus

Enactus is an international non-profit making organization that brings together students, academic and  business leaders who are committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to improve quality of life and standard of living for people in need. We continued with our longstanding support of Enactus with a sponsorship amount of E135 000.