A PARADIGM FOR PRIVATE SECTOR DEVELOPMENT SOLUTIONS
TUCUZA has positioned itself to engage in and support sustainable and growing economic activities both in urban and rural settings of Zambia; working with individual entrepreneurs, teams and communities as well as building the capacity of financiers to meet market needs.
Partnering with individuals and communities in viable business propositions is what drives TUCUZA in its quest for sustainable and growing economic activities both in urban and rural settings of Zambia. The TUCUZA approach covers
- Hands-on training to nurture and mature entrepreneurs by way of training, mentoring and coaching for sustainable growth.
- We initiate and develop commercial ventures with communities for multiple benefits like employment creation, knowledge transfer including the use of technology, value chain financing and opening up of markets.
- We provide generic and customized capacity building training for financial inclusion targeted at financial service providers such as banks and non-bank institutions.
In partnership with the International Training Centre of the International Labour Organisation (ITCILO), we provide pre-packaged training as follows:
Making Microfinance Work- Managing for Improved Performance (MMWI).
Making Microfinance Work- Managing Product Diversification (MMWII).
- We conduct Research and Development activities into viable ideas and markets so as to guide the ventures that we undertake.