Company startup in Egypt
Nordic internet market research company targeting the Egyptian market faced challenges in navigating the highly complex political and economic environment.
Through implementation of market analysis and assessment trips, We developed business plans, market entry strategy and financial estimations for initial market penetration and subsequent Middle East expansion.
The project provided the client with in-depth knowledge of the market and ensured full understanding of risks and rewards of entering markets in the Middle East.
With Sudan still ranking as the 138th state out of 162 countries in the Gender Inequality Index, millions of women face economic and political exclusion. These challenges are especially exacerbated amongst refugee women. As such, changing perceptions and attitudes, and ensuring vulnerable women and girls have access to opportunities is a long-term effort, which can only be achieved by involving local stakeholders and civil society organizations currently playing an active role in the development of their communities and their country.
Voluntas is expanding geographically. Earlier this year, we established a partnership with Sudan Polling and Statistics Center (SPSC). Dana Fuentes, a senior associate with Voluntas who until recently was based in Tunis, relocated to Sudan last month to support our expanding presence in the country. Dana will be supported by Nada Elamin. We will be opening an office in Khartoum in the coming months.