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Kenya Small Business Development Centers

Access free business consulting, training, and more

The Kenya Small Business Development Centers program strengthens the capacity of Kenyan micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) and builds linkages to U.S. counterparts. The program works with MSMEs at any stage of business in the agribusiness, apparel, and creatives sectors.

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Tool Snapshot
  • Partner agency: U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

  • Provides: Market intelligence, training, business consulting

  • Eligibility: Micro, small, and medium enterprises in Kenya


The centers provide the following services:

  • Consulting: Structuring production and pricing of various value chains, business operations, and planning.
  • Training: Focusing on export market readiness, business governance, management, sustainable business operations, and planning.
  • Advisory on Business Development: Accessing finance, business planning, technology development, regulatory compliance, marketing, and international trade; and
  • Policy Research and Market Intelligence: Focusing on consumer market insights, export market trends, and policy briefs.

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