Measures to Address the Challenges Facing Women SMEs

Anthony M. Wanjohi: One major question we should pose is: what measures should be adopted to resolve issues facing women enterprises? The following are key measures that can help in addressing the challenges: measures skewed towards meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), establishment of the gender commission in the Ministry of Gender, Sports, Culture and […]

Improving Financial Accessibility among SMEs

By Anthony M. Wanjohi: Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have over long time been recognized as boosters of economy in both developed and developing countries. These enterprises constitute a major source of employment and generate significant domestic and export earnings (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD, 2004). Despite their critical role in economic development, […]

Challenges Facing SMEs in Kenya and the Efforts in Progress

Author: Anthony M. Wanjohi Category: SMEs Papers Portal: Kenpro Papers Portal Year: 2010 Introduction It is generally recognized that SMEs (Small and Medium Enterprises) face unique issues, which affect their growth and profitability and hence, diminish their ability to contribute effectively to sustainable development. Based on this platform, this article briefly explores some of the […]