Green To Compete
Ghana Hub

The GreenToCompete Hub Ghana is hosted by Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) and it offers Ghanaian small businesses to benefit from various green programmes, tools, and networking opportunities.

Our offerings

RESOURCE EFFICIENT AND CIRCULAR PRODUCTION PROCESS (RECP)

This coaching programme builds MSMEs’ capacity on how to enhance energy consumption, save water, reduce and reuse waste and lower carbon emissions, thereby cut production costs, increase productivity, and boost innovation to develop and commercialise circular products and services.

    VOLUNTARY SUSTAINABILITY STANDARDS (VSS)

    This customized coaching programme prepares MSMEs to go through audits and certification against a selected voluntary sustainability standard (VSS) and helps companies to access international markets and increase sales while complying with environmental, social, labour, quality-management and ethics related criteria.

      Positioning Sustainable Products in the International Market

      By participating in this programme, MSMEs gain the necessary skills to deal with export documentation and rules around exporting, choose the right logistics partner and package shipments sustainably; optimize and manage their website to attract international costumers, access to e-commerce and use social media marketing to generate traffic, leads and sales.

        Accessing TO Green Finance

        This programme supports MSMEs improving their financial management and raising external finance through financial diagnostic, direct coaching to address gaps, and support to connect them with financiers and develop bankable business plans and investor pitch decks.

          “We are now Global G.A.P certified and ready to export!”

          Sandra Snowden
          CEO of Hendy Farms

          RESULTS

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          of SMEs coached under Ghana Hub
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          SMEs secured financing towards audit & certification cost
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          of SMEs that joined RECP programme have started applying circularity measures

          Featured MSMEs from Ghana

          Chocoluv
          Visit choco-luv.com
          GKV Foods
          Visit avacoconutoil.com
          Organic Trade and Investment
          Visit oti-gati.com
          Laam Shea
          Visit laamshea.com
          Hendy Farms
          Visit hendyfarmsgh.com

          The Hub Host Organization

          Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) has been selected as a host of the GreenToCompete Hub Ghana after a competitive selection process. GEPA is the National Export Trade Support Institution of the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MOTI) responsible for the facilitation, development and promotion of Ghanaian exports.

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