A COMPANY IN ACTION:

Our Response to COVID-19

To support entrepreneurs, new policies by the government and products by the private sector are emerging across East Africa as a result of COVID-19. To centralize these vital updates and training opportunities for small and medium enterprises, ConsumerCentriX is working closely with local partners on digital platforms in both Uganda and Rwanda.

agribusiness

What we learned this month about how to promote recovery in Uganda’s agribusiness sector


ConsumerCentriX works closely with Stanbic Bank Uganda on both the COVID-19 Business Info Hub and the Stanbic Business Incubator. This article originally appeared on the COVID-19 Business Info Hub.……

Uncertain Times

Managing Through Uncertain Times  


Managing Through Uncertain Times   A version of this article was originally posted on the SME Response Clinic The SME Response Clinic spoke with Ruzindana Gerald, a nutritionist from…

Building resilience

Building resilience for your small business through challenging times


A version of this article was originally posted on the SME Response Clinic As Rwanda faces an uptick in COVID-19 infections and the government mandates new measures aimed at preventing a…

agribusiness sector.

Stanbic Bank Uganda is helping to reduce the financing gap in the agribusiness sector.


ConsumerCentriX works closely with Stanbic Bank Uganda on both the COVID-19 Business Info Hub and the Stanbic Business Incubator. This article originally appeared on the COVID-19 Business Info Hub.……

SMEs in Agribusiness

Building resilience for SMEs in the Agribusiness sector post COVID-19


ConsumerCentriX works closely with Stanbic Bank Uganda on both the COVID-19 Business Info Hub and the Stanbic Business Incubator. This article originally appeared on the COVID-19 Business Info Hub.……

SME Response Clinic Business Awards

Winners of SME Response Clinic Business Awards Announced


Press Release - For Immediate Release Kigali, Rwanda - 30 April 2021 Access to Finance Rwanda, ConsumerCentriX, and Partners Announce Winners of SME…

IN THE NEWS | Ibigo by’ubucuruzi buto birakangurirwa kwitabira ubukangurambaga bwa “Twiteze Imbere”


Ibigo by’ubucuruzi buto birakangurirwa kwitabira ubukangurambaga bwa “Twiteze Imbere”Ubukangurambaga bwa “Twiteze Imbere” bwateguwe n’abafatanyabikorwa b’ihuriro rya ‘SME Response Clinic’ mu rwego…

Rwanda’s economic recovery

IN THE NEWS | FEATURED: SME Response Clinic in campaign to support small businesses’ post-Covid-19 recovery


FEATURED: SME Response Clinic in campaign to support small businesses’ post-Covid-19 recovery In a bid to recognise the role of small businesses in Rwanda’s economic recovery from the Covid-19…

Rwanda’s COVID-19 Recovery

SME Response Clinic Launches Campaign to Recognise the Role of Small Businesses in Rwanda’s COVID-19 Recovery


Press Release - For Immediate Release Kigali, Rwanda - 18 March 2021 SME Response Clinic Launches Campaign to Recognise the Role of Small Businesses in…

Gender finance

MFW4A webinar: Gender finance as an opportunity during crisis times


MFW4A webinar: Gender finance as an opportunity during crisis times Alejandra Rios, Partner at ConsumerCentrix, recently participated in a webinar hosted by  Making…

Enhancing your Business Management Skills as Rwanda Reopens for Business 


Enhancing your Business Management Skills as Rwanda Reopens for Business  February 18th, 2021, at 3 pm CAT  Join the SME Response Clinic for a live discussion…

Uganda Tourism

How the Tourism Sector in Uganda Can Recover and Thrive


The COVID-19 Business Hub spoke with Richard Kawere, the Chief Executive Officer of the Uganda Tourism Association, to learn how the tourism sector in Uganda can recover from the pandemic and thrive…

Uganda Investment Authority

How the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) is helping women entrepreneurs outlast the pandemic


How the Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) is helping women entrepreneurs outlast the pandemicThis is a custom heading element. ConsumerCentriX works closely with Stanbic Bank Uganda on both the…

Thriving during Covid

Cleaning up after COVID-19: An Interview with Lydia Syson Naiga of NLS Services Limited


ConsumerCentriX works closely with Stanbic Bank Uganda on both the COVID-19 Business Info Hub and the Stanbic Business Incubator. This article originally appeared on the COVID-19 Business Info Hub.……

Supporting Women Entrepreneurs

The Stanbic Business Incubator enables women entrepreneurs to reach their full potential as business owners


By Ana Singh, Communications & Marketing Manager at ConsumerCentriX  ConsumerCentriX works closely with Stanbic Bank Uganda on both the COVID-19 Business Info Hub and the Stanbic Business…

Women Entrepreneurs

How the SME Response Clinic addresses gender information asymmetries


By Ana Singh, Communication & Marketing Manager at ConsumerCentriX and Ida Ingabire, Secretariat at New Faces, New Voices Rwanda Investing in women’s entrepreneurship is good for business…

AMI

AMI Online Bootcamp: Tools for Managing Risk and Learning from Others – Mathew Rwahigi


AMI ONLINE BUSINESS BOOTCAMP Matthew Rwahigi, Owner of Thella Café The SME Response Clinic is a digital platform powered by…

African Management Institute

AMI Online Bootcamp: Tools for Managing Risk and Learning from Others – Yannick


AMI ONLINE BUSINESS BOOTCAMP Yannick Tuyishime, CEO and co-founder of Tsapal Company Ltd The SME Response Clinic is a digital…

Online Business Bootcamp

AMI Online Bootcamp: Tools for Managing Risk and Learning from Others – Justine Ntaganda


AMI ONLINE BUSINESS BOOTCAMP Justine Ntaganda, Owner, La Corniche Hotel The SME Response Clinic is a digital platform powered by…

Key Takeaways from the SME Response Clinic


By Anna Gincherman, Partner at ConsumerCentrix, and Jean Bosco Iyacu, Director of Programs at Access to Finance Rwanda (AFR) With 148,092 registered Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in…

Post-COVID

What Post-COVID Survival Could look like for Ugandan Tourism Business


ConsumerCentriX is partnering with Stanbic Bank Uganda on the Covid-19 Business Info to provide to entrepreneurs across Uganda with reliable information to help them overcome the challenges of the…

 Rwanda Broadcasting Agency | Businesswomen call for streamlined means of access to finance and investment opportunities


 Rwanda Broadcasting AgencyBusinesswomen call for streamlined means of access to finance and investment opportunities By tailoring content and digital targeting, SME Response Clinic is…

Women Entrepreneurs

Relief Measures Available for Women Entrepreneurs During and Post Covid-19


Relief Measures Available for Women Entrepreneurs During and Post Covid-19  New Faces New Voices Rwanda in collaboration with the SME Response Clinic will be hosting…

Microfinance Sector

Supporting Your Business Series: A Discussion with the Microfinance Sector


Supporting Your Business Series A Discussion with the Microfinance Sector Join us on Facebook on June 18th for a live discussion with key stakeholders from the…

needs of SMEs in Uganda

COVID-19: Challenges, coping mechanisms, and urgent needs of SMEs in Uganda


By Alejandra Rios ConsumerCentriX recently interviewed entrepreneurs in Kampala, to learn about their current challenges, coping mechanisms, and urgent needs in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.…

SME Response Clinic on RwandaTV

The SME Response Clinic is featured by RwandaTV


The SME Response Clinic is featured by RwandaTV ConsumerCentriX is proud to partner on the SME Response Clinic with Access to Finance Rwanda and Rwanda Private Sector Federation…

Business survival Bootcamp at CNBC Africa

CNBC NEWS |Rwandan entrepreneurs treated to Covid-19 business survival boot camp


Rwandan entrepreneurs treated to Covid-19 business survival Bootcamp Access to Finance Rwanda in partnership with the African Management institute, the Private Sector Federation and others, has…

Post Covid-19 Solutions for SMEs

Re-opening in a Post COVID-19 Environment: Practical Solutions for SMEs 


CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE WEBINARPlease note that the webinar will not be accessible until 4:00pm on Tuesday, June 16th Re-opening in a Post COVID-19…

Join SME Response Clinic on Facebook live with Rwanda Bankers

Supporting Your Business Series: A Discussion with the Banking Sector


Supporting Your Business Series: A Discussion with the Banking Sector Join us on Facebook on May 28th for a live discussion with bankers! From 3-4pm on Thursday, May 28th, join the SME…

How is PSFU engaging its members and government to support businesses through the COVID-19 crisis?


How is PSFU engaging its members and government to support businesses through the COVID-19 crisis? To provide the much-needed information and solutions for Ugandan entrepreneurs struggling with the…

EABW NEWS | Stanbic And ConsumerCentriX Launch COVID-19 Business Information Hub


Stanbic And ConsumerCentriX Launch COVID-19 Business Information Hub   To provide the much-needed information and solutions for Ugandan entrepreneurs struggling with the financial consequences…

Supporting Entrepreneurs in Rwanda

All Africa | Rwanda: COVID-19 – Private Sector Inks Deal to Support SMEs


All Africa | Rwanda: COVID-19 - Private Sector Inks Deal to Support SMEs The Private Sector Federation on Monday, May 4, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Access to Finance Rwanda in a new…

Supporting SMEs in Uganda -SME support Uganda- COVID-19 Business Info Hub launch

Stanbic Uganda in partnership with ConsumerCentriX launch the COVID-19 Business Information Hub


“ConsumerCentriX is honored to continue working with Stanbic Bank on further strengthening its small and medium enterprise proposition to address these challenging times. Being relevant, providing…

Introducing the SME Response, access to finance for refugees Clinic

Introducing the SME Response Clinic


The Private Sector Federation, Access to Finance Rwanda and ConsumerCentriX in a Joint Covid-19 Response Partnership for Support to Rwanda’s Medium, Small and Micro Enterprises. READ THE OFFICAL…