Women in Trade

TRADE FORWARD Southern Africa supports a growing number of women-owned and women-dominated businesses to reach overseas markets and thrive in international trade. More information coming soon.

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Women and Trade

Walking under the sweltering sun, a heavy load upon her head and beads of sweat on her brow Ndapandula makes the journey from the border to the nearest town where she will rest for the night before carrying on her journey to Windhoek. 

Ndapandula is 25 years old, it’s been 3 years since she started selling vegetables from Angola in Namibia. She was informed of this trade by her cousin who was able to send her children to school…

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