President of the Ghana Chamber of Younger Entrepreneurs, Richard E. Addison
The newly appointed President of the Ghana Chamber of Younger Entrepreneurs, Richard E. Addison, has known as on the federal government to decentralize all youth entrepreneurship insurance policies initiatives.He stated this in his new 12 months message to members of the Chamber and younger Ghanaian entrepreneurs.“2022 is a 12 months for younger entrepreneurs because the Authorities begins with many youth entrepreneurship coverage initiatives,” he urged.In line with the Younger Entrepreneurs President, whereas these interventions are laudable, authorities ought to guarantee they get to discerning younger entrepreneurs in all corners of the nation.“Allow us to be certain these good initiatives just like the YouStart, Ghana CAREs Obaatanpa, and so forth., will not be centered in solely Accra and Ashanti however the entire of Ghana. Let’s be certain these within the hinterlands get the help as effectively.” Addison stated.Mr. Richard E. Addison additionally used the chance to name on authorities to make sure that all the superb youth entrepreneurial coverage intervention unfold throughout the nation so all decerning entrepreneurs can profit.“I name on Authorities to make sure that all interventions for younger entrepreneurs and startups to be distributed pretty. We wish transparency so that every one younger entrepreneurs and startups throughout Ghana will be capable to know these interventions, know find out how to entry them and the place to go and signal as much as entry them. I will even attraction to the Authorities to maintain issues clear and present us which districts have benefited from these interventions,” he defined.“Allow us to be certain these good initiatives just like the YouStart, Ghana CAREs Obaatanpa, and so forth., will not be centered in solely Accra and Ashanti however the entire of Ghana. Let’s be certain these within the hinterlands get the help as effectively.” Addison added.Learn the assertion under:A Completely happy New Yr. At present, My and My workforce at GCYE want to prolong our New Yr greetings to each younger entrepreneur in Ghana and internationally. As we start the 12 months, I hope to look again at 2021 earlier than speaking in regards to the prospects of 2022.The 12 months 2021 was one other 12 months that noticed the world significantly affected by COVID-19. Lockdowns and declarations of a state of emergency in lots of international locations and areas positioned restrictions on financial actions and our every day lives.Amidst this, The Ghana Chamber of Younger Entrepreneurs, via partnerships, we have been capable of implement a number of initiatives that help the companies of Ghanaian younger folks in various methods.As the brand new President of the Chamber, I’m very inspired by the regular progress, and I want to specific my honest appreciation to everybody for placing in your greatest.Wanting on the prospects of the brand new 12 months 2022, I name on younger folks to come back collectively to develop homegrown concepts that may remedy our issues so we received’t proceed to rely solely on the central Authorities.This 12 months, the Chamber will probably be embarking on initiatives that can present monetary help to younger entrepreneurs, construct their capability, and assist youth transition to inexperienced and agriculture.We’ve already initiated a funding undertaking dubbed; Younger Entrepreneurs and Assist Fund (YESS Fund), which seeks to be a sustainable funding pool for younger entrepreneurs.Our flagship Youth Agriculture undertaking (Brafie Youth Agric Challenge) will observe quickly. Brafie will probably be one of many largest agricultural revolutions of the 12 months. Via Brafie, younger folks will return to their communities and have land to spend money on farming.Additionally, the Younger Entrepreneurs Summit and Expo is coming again greater and higher. The Summit, now renamed to Youth Entrepreneurship and Innovation Summit and Expo (YEIS), will showcase the merchandise and improvements by younger Ghanaian entrepreneurs and create an avenue for rising and established companies to fulfill beneath one umbrella to community and kind lasting partnerships.I exploit this chance to name on Authorities to make sure that all the superb youth entrepreneur’s insurance policies interventions are unfold throughout the nation so all decerning entrepreneurs can profit. Allow us to be certain these good initiatives just like the YouStart, Ghana CAREs Obaatanpa, and so forth., will not be centered in solely Accra and Ashanti however the entire of Ghana.Let’s be certain these within the hinterlands get the help as effectively.To our improvement companions and all stakeholders, we anticipate stronger partnership and collaboration as we proceed to advertise youth entrepreneurs within the nation.We, as a chamber, have declared this 12 months to be a 12 months of economic help for youth companies. With the federal government funding initiatives and our initiatives and companions, entry to finance shouldn’t be a much bigger drawback for youth companies in 2022Thank you.