Empowerment - Benin
MENTORING IN THE WORLD OF WOMEN'S ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN BENIN
Mentoring is a mode of learning designed to support a person at various stages of their professional development.
The mentor guides the mentee in his learning, he promotes the sharing of experiences and the development of knowledge, know-how and interpersonal skills of the mentee. Mentoring is also an effective way to acquire a whole range of personal and professional skills. It is an additional means of training intended to promote the integration of new employees into an organization, or the transfer of expertise between an experienced person and another with less experience in a particular field, interested in taking advantage of the exchange.
MENTORING FOR ENTREPRENEURS
Mentoring for entrepreneurs is a free support relationship, based on mutual trust and respect. In this privileged relationship, a volunteer mentor wishes to share his entrepreneurial experience by accompanying a mentored entrepreneur and putting his know-how at the service of the latter.
Mentoring for entrepreneurs allows the mentee to increase his development as an entrepreneur while being able to have the perspective necessary to better assess his options and make his own decisions.
ROAJELF: A NETWORKING AND MENTORING SYSTEM
Together with its partners, ROAJELF works to become a public utility network in favor of an Africa that is more responsible for its population, more equitable, more autonomous in the achievement of its development objectives. To achieve this, 2,250 young girls and young women members are distributed in the countries of the ECOWAS region in order to strengthen the capacities of ROAJELF as a network for the promotion and protection of the rights of young girls and young women.
WEE INITIATIVE: MENTORING WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN ELECTRICITY
Women Energy Entrepreneurship Initiative (WEE Initiative) is intended to provide technical support to women entrepreneurs in the field of electricity to improve their performance. It aims to facilitate access to energy market opportunities, capital and offers tailored mentorship to enable women to scale up and develop their businesses in urban, peri-urban and rural areas.