Application Due Date: midnight EST on Monday, February 4, 2019.

The Ladies Business Owners Financing Effort (We-Fi) is happy to reveal its 2nd require propositions. As Much As USD120 m of funding is readily available for this call and is most likely to be designated to the 3 to 4 greatest ranking propositions.

The goal of We-Fi is to resolve monetary and non-financial.
restrictions dealt with by women-owned/led little and medium business (SMEs).
in countries/territories that are qualified for funding from the.
International Advancement Association (IDA) and/or the International.
Bank for Restoration and Advancement (IBRD), supplied they are likewise.
eligible for Authorities Advancement Help (ODA) (refer the list of qualified nations).

We-Fi objectives to accomplish its goals by utilizing moneying to activate.
billions of dollars in extra funding from business and.
worldwide banks (IFI) to offer ladies.
business owners with access to financial obligation, equity, equity capital, insurance coverage.
items, capability structure, networks and coaches, and chances to.
relate to domestic and international markets; and for federal governments to enhance.
business environment for women-owned/led SMEs. We-Fi has a tactical.
objective of designating 50 percent of its resources to activities in IDA.
nations and/or delicate and dispute impacted countries/territories.

We-Fi invites propositions for global/regional, multi-country, and.
single nation programs/projects. The minimum limit for a We-Fi.
moneying demand is USD10 million.

Kinds Of Activities

We-Fi.
looks for propositions that show extensive and tactical techniques.
to supporting the development and effect of ladies’s entrepreneurship. We-Fi.
is a platform to line up country-level reforms and personal financial investment,.
develop on and carry out lessons learnt more about what works for beginning and.
growing ladies owned/led companies, gather essential information from the general public and.
economic sector on ladies business owners and their companies, and assistance.
development and discovering for outcomes at scale. We-Fi propositions should.
break down barriers to monetary gain access to and offer complementary.
services such as capability structure, access to networks and coaches, and.
chances to relate to domestic and international markets in addition to.
enhance business environment for women-owned or women-led SMEs in.
supply chains throughout the establishing world. Unique factor to consider will be.
provided to propositions that concentrate on ladies business owners running in rural.
settings.

Financing Concepts

The.
We-Fi Governing Committee looks for a portfolio of programs/projects that.
show: 1) mobilization/leverage of considerable extra financing.
from other sources; 2) a concentrate on low-income nations, IDA and/or.
delicate and conflict-affected countries/territories and/or underserved.
ladies business owners in middle-income nations; 3) reliable usage of.
grant funding or mixed financing; 4) complementarity in between public.
and economic sector activities, and coordination with existing or prepared.
activities of other advancement partners or efforts; 5).
collaborations with companies that have a strong performance history for.
establishing ingenious techniques and providing outcomes.

Allotment choices will be made by the We-Fi Governing Committee.
( GC) based upon the strength of the proposition, bearing in mind the general.
structure of the portfolio that is more than likely to accomplish the general.
objectives of the We-Fi.

Nation Eligibility

We-Fi.
can fund programs or tasks in ODA-eligible nations and.
areas that are qualified to get financing from the IBRD and/or.
IDA, consisting of through trust funds administered by the World Bank.
( please list of qualified nations,.
as kept in mind above). For those propositions targeting Africa, unique.
factor to consider will be provided to those with activities in G-20 Compact.
Nations.

Executing Partner Eligibility

The.
following certified multilateral advancement banks (MDBs) are qualified.
to get We-Fi financing under this 2nd Require Propositions:.
African Advancement Bank, Asian Advancement Bank, European Bank for.
Restoration and Advancement, Inter-American Advancement Bank, IDB.
Invest, International Financing Corporation, Islamic Advancement Bank.
Group, and World Bank (the International Bank for Restoration and.
Advancement and the International Advancement Association).

MDBs are motivated to partner with UN firms, worldwide banks (IFIs), civil society companies, the economic sector, company groups, and/or other entities presently operating at the nation or local level.

Application Process

Candidates need to finish all areas of the connected design template for Financing Requests.

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Propositions ought to be no longer than 25 pages, need to remain in English, and.
all moneying amounts/costs ought to exist in U.S. dollars. Nobody.
company might send more than 2 different propositions.

Propositions ought to be sent as a PDF file through e-mail to the We-Fi Secretariat at:

we-fi@worldbankgroup.org
The candidate must acquire all internal management clearances for the.
proposition in accordance with their own policies and treatments, prior to.
submission. Last propositions need to be gotten by midnight EST on Monday, February 4, 2019.

Qualified propositions will be evaluated by an independent Technical.
Specialist Panel (TEP). There is no assurance that all deserving propositions.
will be moneyed provided the minimal accessibility of funds.

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