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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 | March 4, 2016
DEALS, DEALS, DEALS

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 | 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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Posted by | October 12, 2015
BiD Network launches market research in Rwanda & Uganda

  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...

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Posted by | September 16, 2015
Impact Capital Activities during Amsterdam Capital Week

  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...

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Posted by | July 16, 2015
Women in Business Finalist Named in Forbes List

She has already won BiD Network’s Women in Business Challenge 2013, and now she’s named in Forbes “30 Most Promising Entrepreneurs Under 30.” Affiong Williams, founder of Reelfruit has been...

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Posted by | July 1, 2015
Business plan competition: IFDC CATALIST-Uganda

  IFDC, BiD Network and IRIS Consulting & Training are proud to announce the 2nd edition of the IFDC CATALIST-Uganda Agribusiness Challenge. This business plan competition is meant for small...

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Posted by | June 17, 2015
Impact Investing: a trip to Rwanda!

  BiD Network strives to fulfill its mission in helping investors gain access to capital. We achieve this through our matchmaking services and different events aimed at connecting entrepreneurs with angel/impact...

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Posted by | June 4, 2015
Success story: investment for Ugandan eco-resort Banana Village

  21 years ago, Jemimah Semakadde started an eco-resort near Entebbe in Uganda. Initially meant as affordable holiday accommodation for local travelers, today Banana Village welcomes visitors from all over...

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Posted by | May 22, 2015
Business trip Rwanda: April 2015

Last month, we went on a business trip to Rwanda to visit BiD Network entrepreneurs and to meet with both existing and new local business partners: current partners African Innovation...

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