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Celebrating a new investment deal! Safe disposal of hazardous medical waste in Uganda
30 03 2017

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

Biogas Digesters Empower Dairy Farmers in Uganda
09 03 2017

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.

Hendrik van Gent says goodbye as director of BiD Network
24 08 2016

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

Muhammad Yunus kicks off Impact Investor Meeting
12 04 2016

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

DEALS, DEALS, DEALS
04 03 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 is a lack of high-quality deal-flow?

Women in Business finalists from Uganda and Rwanda visiting Holland
05 01 2016

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

Finding & Fixing the Gaps in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Rwanda
03 12 2015

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.

BiD Network launches market research in Rwanda & Uganda
12 10 2015

  We all know the obstacles hampering SME growth. They are access to knowledge, access to finance and access to markets. Access to knowledge is a broad term. Hence, the variety of actors providing access to knowledge is large. The GIIN and Open Capital’s recent publication about East Africa sought to make an attempt to...

Promising entrepreneurs from Kosovo to Holland
29 09 2015

  Guest post by blogger Stevan van Dijk of www.kosovo-info.com KOSOVO – Two Kosovar companies with a lot of potential to grow, will visit The Netherlands in October this year. Both of the companies are active in the food processing industry and are looking for Dutch investors, customers, partners, and experts to let their business...

Impact Capital Activities during Amsterdam Capital Week
16 09 2015

  BiD Network, Crosswise Works, dutch, THNK, and Impact Hub Amsterdam will organize the following activities with a clear focus on impact entrepreneurship and impact investing. These events will fall under the Impact Capital track of the first Amsterdam Capital Week.   Impact Capital Activities BiD Network Drinks Thursday, September 24, 17:00 - 20:00 Network...