On this episode of Ijere Africa, we look at why it’s important for you as a businesswoman to know how policies put in place by their governments. How policy directly affects your business and what you and your business community should do to try and ensure that laws put in place can positively impact productivity. We also look at African countries that are leading in creating policies that favor female empowerment and entrepreneurship. We then chat with Marcia Ashong and Tamsin Jones on the importance of having more female representation in boardrooms. Marcia and Tamsin are the founders of The Boardroom Africa, the leading network of board-ready women in Africa. They aim to train and place as many women on boards and also be part of changing the perspective that women don’t do well on boards.
Finally, we take a look at African countries that are leading in technology advancements and that is best to place your tech startup.