Success story

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 | 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 | August 18, 2014
Waste Masters: Growing on Garbage

Last week, an amount of USD 50,000 was transferred from an European business angel to Waste Masters in Uganda. The transaction was extraordinary, as to date the entrepreneur and the...

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Posted by | January 22, 2014
Interview with Affiong Williams: “My advice to other Women entrepreneurs: THINK BIG!”

These are the wise words of Affiong Williams from Nigeria. Woman, entrepreneur, ambitious and last but not least: winner of our last edition of Women in Business 2013. Her business...

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Posted by | December 13, 2013
Interview with Stela Maris da Silva: from Plan to Finance

In 2011, Stela Maris da Silva won the BiD Challenge in Argentina and in 2012 she became a finalist in our Women in Business Challenge. Her company BIOPRO aims to...

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Posted by | April 23, 2013
Connecting Liberia from North West to South East by sea – A monumental impact

How did it all start? Coastal Marine Transport Ltd president and CEO Theo Denis brought his expertise navigating Liberian waters together with his German partner’s knowledge in navigation and management...

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Posted by | April 23, 2013
Successful matchmaking in the Philippines

BiD Network provides direct and indirect support to entrepreneurs across the globe. In the Philippines we work together with Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP). In the past 5 years,...

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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 | October 22, 2012
Newsletter – October 2012

BiD Network is delighted to welcome Princess Máxima to the Growing SMEs conference. We would also like to congratulate the winners of the latest business plans competitions and present you...

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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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