Posted by | October 12, 2012
BiD Network Launches its Ready4Finance Training Program

On November 15, during the upcoming Growing SMEs Conference in The Hague, BiD Network will officially launch its Ready4Finance (R4F) Training Program for business development service providers in emerging countries....

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Posted by | October 12, 2012
Meet the Fast5 Challenge Finalists on How We Made It In Africa

Pim De Ridder, Izzy Projects   BiD Network and our 7 committed investment partners announced the winners of the Fast5 Challenge: Izzy Projects, C. R. Kajuna and Company, Talii, Principal...

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Posted by | September 27, 2012
The innovative potential of Tekutangije stoves

Isidore Nzeyimana, entrepreneur and inventor (as he was recently credited by the World Intellectual Property Organization), envisions his company, TEKUTANGIJE, having a profound environmental and social impact in his native...

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Posted by | September 21, 2012
BSC Monrovia Competition 2012 awards outstanding news publication & an expanding recycling enterprise

The BSC Monrovia Competition offers international exposure to the most promising Liberian entrepreneurs, whilst preparing them for finance. The competition ran from June to September and from 74 applications, two...

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Posted by | September 18, 2012
The Finalists of the Fast5 Challenge 2012

BiD Network and our 7 committed investment partners, (GroFin, GVEP investing with Prometheus Fund, Oikocredit, Pearl Capital Partners, SEAF, Annona, and InReturn Capital), are pleased to announce the winners of the Fast5 Challenge. These...

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Posted by | September 13, 2012
Barefoot Power: A market led social enterprise providing renewable electricity to rural areas

Barefoot Power manufactures and distributes quality solar energy solutions, affordable to communities that do not have any, or even reliable, access to the grid.  Founded in 2005, their initial focus...

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Posted by | September 10, 2012

  A new Make a Difference (MaD) Venture Fellows Program is now inviting applications from innovative and high--‐impact entrepreneurs who are based in Asia or are interested in establishing links...

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Posted by | September 4, 2012
Press Release – Growing SMEs: Small and Medium Enterprises lead to sustainable economic growth

  Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) are the future in leading emerging markets to sustainable growth. By creating jobs and income, they are crucial to the economic and social development...

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Posted by | August 30, 2012
2013 Ashden Awards: Global Green Energy Awards Announces Calls for Entries

  BiD Network was thrilled to learn about Barefoot Power being part of 2012 Ashden Awards winners. This year again, we support the world’s leading green energy awards scheme and...

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Posted by | June 13, 2012
Thermosun awarded grant from Argentina’s government to develop their technology and market

Christian Navntoft is an environmental engineer. He founded Thermosun and he has developed a patented portable solar device to heat water with solar energy and hot water storage. This device...

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