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Youth Entrepreneurship: Closing the gap – how non-financial support is increasing access to capital for young entrepreneurs

Posted By Administration, Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Updated: Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Building on YBI’s policy recommendations to date1, this report compiles a series of case studies that each illustrate how the finance gap can be closed for young and other underserved entrepreneurs through providing non-financial support, such as training and mentoring. This integrated approach reduces the risk of lending
to youth and other underserved demographics, and the value of the non-financial support substitutes for collateral and other types of guarantee.

Six YBI case studies are featured and three from other sector leaders: International Youth Foundation (IYF), TechnoServe and Silatech. 

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Tags:  Development  Entrepreneurship  Global  private sector development  Sector publication  Social Entrepreneurship 

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