Alyanne Boon

Posted by | September 20, 2018
U.S. Government Launches Nguriza Nshore Agricultural Finance Project

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) officially launched a new, 5-year project to help grow small and medium businesses in the agricultural sector, and create non-farm jobs for...

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Posted by | June 30, 2017
BiD private investors support another 4 businesses

Hardly 3 months since the last investment trip, another 4 deals have been closed. Lydia (NLS), Florence (Yellow Star), Abu (Village Energy) and Dan (Jakana) together received $185,000 in loans...

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Posted by | March 30, 2017
Ugandan SMEs show their growth potential to international investors during the Impact Investment Trip

International investors meet our selected growth entrepreneurs in Uganda. The program is designed to introduce investors to entrepreneurs.

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Posted by | March 30, 2017
Celebrating a new investment deal! Safe disposal of hazardous medical waste in Uganda

NLS waste Services disposes hazardous medical waste from health care clinics in Kampala. An investment allows them to expand.

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Posted by | March 9, 2017
Biogas Digesters Empower Dairy Farmers in Uganda

The biogas digesters of Green Heat are a proven profitable investment, enabling farmers to expand their business, increase their bargaining power to suppliers and to diversify their offerings.

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Posted by | August 24, 2016
Hendrik van Gent says goodbye as director of BiD Network

After three years as a director, Hendrik is leaving BiD Network. Laura Smeets, Marens Beckers and Gert van Veldhuisen will form the new management.

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Posted by | April 12, 2016
Muhammad Yunus kicks off Impact Investor Meeting

In an inspiring speech professor Yunus spoke about business solutions to poverty and the importance of fresh graduates becoming job creators.

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Posted by | March 4, 2016

How come businesses that have been labelled “investment-ready” rarely receive an investment? How come businesses complain they perceive access to capital to be a major hurdle, whilst investors complain there...

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Posted by | January 5, 2016
Women in Business finalists from Uganda and Rwanda visiting Holland

From 13 until 15 January the two finalists of this year's Women in Business challenge will be coming to the Netherlands.

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Posted by | December 3, 2015
Finding & Fixing the Gaps in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Rwanda

What hampers businesses to thrive in Rwanda? That was the question that led the roundtable organized by BiD Network and Ejo Partners as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.

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