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Welcome to our community of women in food and Agribiz! Our platform is designed to bring together women from all walks of life who share a common passion for food and agribusiness. We provide resources and support to help our members succeed in their careers and businesses.

WiFAI is an initiative of Guzakuza.

We offer a range of benefits to members, including access to exclusive perks, networking events, training opportunities, investment support, and trade shows. Whether you are just starting in the industry or are a seasoned professional, our community has something to offer you. 

We believe that women are a vital part of the food and ag industry and that by working together we can make a real difference. Our members come from a variety of backgrounds, including farmers, food producers, chefs, entrepreneurs, researchers, markets, and more. But no matter where you come from, you will find a supportive and welcoming community here.

In addition to our core offerings, we also provide a range of resources to help our members grow and succeed. This includes access to industry experts, online courses, and mentorship programs. We believe that by inspiring our members with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed, we can create a stronger and more sustainable food and agriculture industry for everyone.

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The Women in Food and Ag movement was initiated to address the following news-worthy aspects, highlighting the need for such a movement

Collaborations

Collaborations

In an industry where collaboration is essential for growth and innovation, the Women in Food and Ag movement aims to foster collaborations among women professionals. By bringing together diverse perspectives, experiences, and expertise, the movement facilitates groundbreaking partnerships that drive positive change and unlock new opportunities within the sector

Capital

Capital

Recognizing the significant barriers women face in accessing funding and investment, the Women in Food and Ag movement seeks to bridge this gap. By providing access to capital tools and resources, the movement empowers women entrepreneurs and cultivates a supportive ecosystem that fuels their success, leading to economic growth and job creation.

Commerce

Commerce

Women play a vital role in local and international food and agriculture trade. The Women in Food and Ag movement actively promotes and supports women-led businesses, facilitating connections and partnerships that expand markets, promote fair trade practices, and contribute to economic development and sustainability.

Capacity Building

Capacity Building

To overcome the challenges and seize opportunities in the ever-evolving food and agriculture industry, the Women in Food and Ag movement focuses on capacity building. Through targeted training, workshops, and mentorship programs, the movement equips women with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to excel in their careers, drive innovation, and lead transformative change.

Challenge

Challenge

We aim to challenge the status quo by addressing the gender disparities and systemic challenges that women encounter within the industry. By advocating for gender equality and inclusivity, the movement challenges outdated norms, biases, and practices that hinder women's progress, ensuring that their talents and contributions are recognized and valued.

Breaking Stereotypes: Historically, the food and agriculture industry has been perceived as male-dominated. We challenge these stereotypes and aim to shift the narrative by showcasing the incredible talent, expertise, and innovation that women bring to the table. Through our movement, we seek to inspire and encourage the next generation of women to pursue careers in food and agriculture.
Celebrations

Celebrations

The Women in Food and Ag movement celebrates the achievements, resilience, and contributions of women in the industry. By highlighting success stories, innovations, and milestones, the movement shines a spotlight on the remarkable women who are making a difference, inspiring others, and shaping the future of food and agriculture. 

By celebrating, we also Amplifying their Voices: Women in the food and agriculture sector have invaluable insights, perspectives, and contributions that deserve to be heard and recognized.
Our movement strives to amplify their voices, celebrating their achievements and facilitating meaningful dialogue to drive positive change in the industry.

We believe that women are a vital part of the food and ag industry and that by working together we can make a real difference. Our members come from a variety of backgrounds, including farmers, food producers, chefs, entrepreneurs, researchers, markets, and more.

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