Plugging the Gap: EFTA Grows Small Businesses in Tanzania

Published 26 Feb 2018
Reference 6341
Region Africa
Summary

Equity for Tanzania, based in Moshi, a remote area of Tanzania, operates a profitable business model that leases equipment to small businesses. The model could be replicated in other developing markets, including neighbours in East Africa.

Teaching objectives

Understanding the elements of constructing an interface to support formal market exchange and produce positive social impact.

Keywords
  • inclusive market
  • business development
  • formal market exchange
  • social enterprise
  • equipment leasing
  • Q21718