Working Groups

Working Groups are a key setting through which DCED members improve the effectiveness of interventions in Private Sector Development. Working Groups conduct research together, exchange experiences, and develop practical guidance on good practice.

Guidance, achievements and Minutes are available from the links below. Guidance generated by previous Working Groups can be accessed here.

Market Systems Development (MSD) Working Group

Private Sector Engagement (PSE) Working Group

Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) Working Group

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