Adelaide Foute Tega
Africa Businesswomen's Network Africa Economic Empowerment
Adelaide Foute Tega is a trader in Douala’s Sandaga market, the largest in Central Africa with more than 1,300 traders. Though women make up the majority of market traders, only two have ever been part of Sandaga’s 42-member general association for workers. The first of these women was Adelaide.
The experience was frustrating; her suggestions were often ignored, and no concrete