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 | May 6, 2011
Success Story: Nazava – Clean Water, a Growing Challenge

Millions of people have no access to safe drinking water from the tap. These people have to buy water of boil water in order to drink it. That is way...

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Posted by | April 5, 2011
Africa Unsigned: African music funded by fans!

Africa Unsigned allows African musicians to record music funded by fans. Through "crowd funding" artists raise money for the recording, distribution and promotion of an EP (three tracks). "Supporters" who...

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