DP believes in entrepreneurship and local investment. The party further believes that Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) are the precursors of the big enterprises of the future and that they should be helped to grow into world class companies.

DP Will

  • Support small businesses through easing the issuance of licences and facilitate the provision of accessible loans/capital for investment.
  • Support entrepreneurship training and trade promotion as well as creating opportunities for innovation and creation of incomes.
  • Provide expanded business opportunities for women and the youth through loans provided by the Women Enterprise Fund (WEF) and the Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF).