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MBC Africa
Last updated on 20 Oct 2021
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MBC Africa is a collaborative venture between Lundin Foundation and Engineers without Borders Canada and supported by Global Affairs Canada. The organization provides an enabling environment for agribusinesses in Africa by integrating the business services they need to grow onto one single platform. Our team aims to enhance the knowledge, skill, and performance of agribusiness entrepreneurs and managers through innovative training, consulting and mentoring services. MBC Africa also aims to support youth to seize the vast opportunities in the agricultural sector. MBC offers agribusiness companies access to: • Management training and coaching – In addition to customized management training and coaching, MBC Africa features two flagship training programs aimed at supporting management teams in agribusiness o MBC Africa Agribusiness Accelerator – In this innovative 6 month program, management teams of SMEs in agribusiness improve their skills and capacity to solve their day-to-day business challenges as well as access resources for growth. Our training model combines practical classroom workshops, individualized coaching, and competition for real investment and technical assistance for maximum impact. o Young Fellows Program – The Young Fellows Program prepares the next generation of agribusiness managers in Africa. High performing youth interested in the agricultural sector are put through a rigorous one-month foundation learning focused on developing practical managerial skills and a five month work placement in a high-growth agribusiness. • Technical assistance – Our experienced Advisors are on hand to provide innovative and impactful technical assistance to agricultural SMEs. Since the inception of the organization, MBC Africa has focused on providing low-cost and affordable services small to medium sized agribusinesses which are typically out of the reach. • Advisory services – MBC Africa is committed to fulfilling all the needs of SMEs in agribusiness. As a result, we also provide a range of affordable advisory services that support management teams in getting their business to the next level.