ORGANIZATION OF WOMEN IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE

Nairobi Chapter

Events


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Easter Charity Giving

OWIT is running an Easter drive campaign to raise funds in support care for the children in hospital. Join us; Put a smile, spread hope and Love this Easter.


  • Date: 04/03/2021 08:00 PM
  • Location: Online Event

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Who we are


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Organization of Women In International Trade, Nairobi chapter (OWIT Nairobi) was launched in April 2001 under the auspices of the American Embassy - Commercial Section. OWIT- Nairobi kicked off to empower and equip women in International Trade.

OWIT Nairobi is a Business Membership Organization (BMO) for women and men working in all facets of international trade, designed to promote the advancement of women in trade and business.

OWIT Nairobi’s audacious goal is to enable women to generate 60 per cent of their sales from export by 2030, through four key objectives: Capacity Building, Access to Markets, Access to Finance and Mentorship.

OWIT Nairobi is organized into five sectors:

  1. Agriculture
  2. Technology & Innovation
  3. Manufacturing & Energy
  4. Services
  5. Retail & Trade


OUR VISION
Empowering women to transform communities through Global Trade.



OUR MISSION
Promoting advancement of women in International Trade.



VALUES
In everything that we do we:

Empower communities.
Believe in strong, strategic partnerships.
Innovate and Constantly Improve.
Leave no woman behind.

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Membership


Individual - KES 15,000/USD 150

Individual Membership is open to members whose business is less than 2 years in existence. By joining OWIT, every member enjoys: - Professional and personal development through our monthly workshops - Networking - Access and participation in other networks e.g KEPSA, Cherie Blaire Foundation, SheTrades, International Trade Center (ITC), Goldman Sachs 10KW, WeConnect, Vital Voices and KNCCI - KNCCI offers 50% discount on member subscription for OWIT members (with updated membership certificates) - Profile on OWIT International website - Discounted trade trips and missions - Access to advertisement opportunities on the OWIT - International website at $375 for three years

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SME - KES 55,000/USD 550

In addition to all individual membership benefits you enjoy: , - 2 representatives per meeting at member rates(at our workshops) - Banner at OWIT events (you are free to bring your banner during our monthly OWIT workshops) - Opportunity to participate in hosting one webinar a year - Opportunity to facilitate a training session once a year - Feature on our monthly newsletter that is sent out to all members and partners in our database and also through our social media handles - Logo and Link on our website - 25% discount on exhibitions (not applicable for flash sales). This is a discount on the price set for an exhibition table at any of our events.

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Corporate - KES 105,000/USD 1050

OWIT Corporate members enjoy: - 3 representatives per meeting at member rates - Banner at OWIT events (you are free to bring your banners during our monthly workshops) - Opportunity to participate in hosting 3 webinars a year - Opportunity to facilitate a training session twice a year - Feature on our monthly newsletter that is sent out to all members and partners in our database and also through our social media handles giving you a great marketing opportunity - Logo and Link on our website - 25% discount on exhibitions (not applicable for flash sales). This is a discount on the price set for an exhibition table at any of our events. - Access to advertisement opportunities on OWIT International Website

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PROGRAMS


OWIT Nairobi Virtual Conference

Understand the opportunities presented by AfcFTA Analyse how digital innovation is creating opportunities in International Trade Analyse the strategies for the advancement of Women in International trade


  • Date: 04/16/2021 12:32 PM
  • Location: Online Event

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Past Events

Title Date Location
Export and Digital tax Masterclass 31 Mar 2021 Online Event
International Women in Trade 09 Mar 2021 Online Event
OWIT Africa Premier Webinar 25 Feb 2021 Online Event
How to be an efficient and effective business owner 09 Feb 2021 Online Event
OWIT AfcFTA virtual meeting 09 Feb 2021 Online Event
Sip & Celebrate Owit Nairobi resilience awards 10 Dec 2020 Online Event
The Do’s and Don’ts of negotiating with a potential investor 24 Nov 2020 Online Event
AfcFTA opportunities and Challenges 16 Nov 2020 Online Event
Scaling up businesses Agri business sector 03 Nov 2020 Online Event
Acquisitions & mergers 13 Oct 2020 Online Event
Business Affiliation in the service sector 06 Oct 2020 Online Event
OWIT Nairobi Virtual Conference 2020 24 Sep 2020 Online Event
How to Be An Effective And Efficient Business Owner 01 Sep 2020 Online Event
Running your business from a mobile phone 18 Aug 2020 Online Event
Trade Talk 11 Aug 2020 Online Event
How to create and manage your Business You-tube channel 04 Aug 2020 Online Event
Cash flow and Tax compliance 14 Jul 2020 Online Event
Stress Manaement 07 Jul 2020 Online Event
Trade Talks 02 Jul 2020 Online Event
Resilience For Business Owners In Light Of a Global Pandemic 30 Jun 2020 Online Event
Fireside Chat 23 Jun 2020
Digital transformation with a focus on Humanness & transparency 02 Jun 2020 Online Event
Digitizing Customer experience: The process of making your business digital friendly 12 May 2020 Online Event
Fintech solutions for international trade 05 May 2020 Online Event
The Future of Blockchain in International Trade 05 May 2020 Online Event
Human Resources strategies during a crisis 28 Apr 2020 Online Event
Zumba Dancing 21 Apr 2020
Building an international brand 07 Apr 2020 Online Event
International Women's day 03 Mar 2020 Online Event
Positioning Yourself for Growth 04 Feb 2020 Fairview Hotel Bishop Road, Nairobi, Kenya
Town Hall 14 Jan 2020 Huawei Centre Lavington
Scaling up businesses in the Agribusiness sector 11 Nov 2019 Online Event

Leadership


Caroline Gathii

President

Sabina Njonjo

Board Secretary

Rosslyn Sadia-Mutahi

Treasurer

Natasha Nalyaka

VP Outreach and P.R

Nancy Aketch

VP Membership

Pauline Okubasu

VP Resource Mobilization

Mucha Mlingo

Board Advisor

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Contact


  • Owit Nairobi, Kenya
  • P.O Box 22841 - 00505