ESD is a combination of Preferential Procurement, Supplier Diversity, Supplier Development and
Enterprise Development programs to service business needs. This process includes proactive business process of sourcing products and services from previously disadvantaged suppliers.
In response to both local calls for more inclusion and diversity in the market, NKPI and WOVSA Social Enterprise initiated an Ecosystem ESD incubator programme through collaboration with key stakeholders The aim is to ensure that the black-owned SMMEs / Co-operatives especially women and youth participate in the industries supply chain and in the wider economy. The Incubator runs the following programmes;
As part of our ESD implementation plan, NKPI and WOVSA will be ESD and Entrepreneurship events within various provinces.
Mr Colin Leshou
Gauteng Enterprise Propeller
ESD Programme Launch
National Department of Tourism
Women’s Day Gala Dinner
Ms Morongwa Ramphele
Circle of Global Business Women
Ms Sindi Mzamo
International Women Entrepreneurship Indaba