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The latest articles from The Challenges Group team, with writing and opinion from our business consultants and enterprise experts in Ethiopia, Ghana, Malawi, Rwanda, Uganda, Zambia and the UK, as well as curated guest contributions.

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Now we are looking to talk to more stakeholders in the Caribbean and Pacific Island States.

If you would like to have your say on the business environment reforms necessary to promote youth entrepreneurship in Caribbean and Pacific Island states, we would love to hear from you.
Stephen Hunt recently attended the @YouthBizInt Global Youth Entrepreneurship Summit in the Hague, where he spoke to representatives of African and Caribbean youth business associations, youth-led businesses and other stakeholders.
Fostering a more favourable and gender-sensitive business environment will enable local and international businesses to generate opportunities, especially for women and youth, and boost the economic growth and sustainable development at large.
The purpose of our work is to research and recommend the investment climate reforms necessary to create better conditions for businesses to thrive and for young people’s economic empowerment and inclusion in Africa, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries.
The Challenges Group is excited to be working with the @BritishCouncil and other partners on the ICR facility. ChallengesGroup photo