Africa

Posted by | February 4, 2013
2013’s first match is for Ugandan Waste Management!

‘Every Day Is Waste Management Day! A Clean Environment Is A Healthy One Too’ Waste management in the rural/peri-urban areas of Uganda has just received an investment of USD 13,200...

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Posted by | December 18, 2012
IT Liberia Competition: Opening a New Frontier for Liberia’s Entrepreneurs

Business Startup Center Monrovia launches the IT Liberia Competition to promote and enhance innovative business ideas and IT infrastructure in Liberia. November 3, 2011 - this was the epoch of...

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Posted by | November 22, 2012
The Women in Business Challenge Awards

Kiki Kamanu, Juror, Lois Gicheru, Juror, Kosi Yankey, Juror, Ella Peinovich, Juror, Stela Maris da Silva and Jeroen de Vries   The Growing SMEs Conference in The Hague witnessed the...

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Posted by | November 22, 2012
The Final Hurdle – Ondernemen Zonder Grenzen 2012

Floor Montanus (right) of Research Africa receiving the HUB Amsterdam prize On November 15, De Investeerdersclub selected five winners of Ondernemen Zonder Grenzen 2012 with the most innovative Dutch business...

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Posted by | November 22, 2012
BiD Network Entrepreneur of the Year Crowned at Growing SMEs

The BiD Challenge International requested our partner countries to submit at least two outstanding entrepreneurs from the last year. From this, eight competitors were pre-selected and asked to pitch to...

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Posted by | November 22, 2012
BiD Network Entrepreneur of the Year crowned at Growing SMEs

The BiD Challenge International requested our partner countries to submit at least two outstanding entrepreneurs from the last year. From this, eight competitors were pre-selected and asked to pitch to...

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Posted by | November 12, 2012
Growing SMEs: Award Season and an Entrepreneur of the Year

Sailesh Chudasama (owner of The eCo-Conut Company), receiving his award in 2010 With the Growing SMEs Conference imminent, the finalists of Ondernemen Zonder Grenzen, the Women in Business Challenge and...

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Posted by | October 17, 2012
De Investeerdersclub Selected the Winners of Ondernemen Zonder Grenzen 2012

De Investeerdersclub deliberated to select the winners of Ondernemen Zonder Grenzen 2012 with the most innovative Dutch business plans to create jobs and incomes in emerging markets. From the initial...

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Posted by | October 15, 2012
Three Rwandan entrepreneurs win Terimbere Challenge 2012 prizes

Terimbere 2012 With the aim of preparing high growth potential entrepreneurs for finance, JCI RWANDA in partnership with BiD Network launched the second edition of the Terimbere Business Plan Competition...

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Posted by | October 12, 2012
Lighting Youth in Tanzania

Being part of the Growing SMEs Marketplace means a business plan “contain(s) all aspects of what financiers look for in an SME: ability to learn, timely communication, management commitment, strong...

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