• Innovation Prize for Africa

    The African Innovation Foundation released a call for applications for the Innovation Prize for Africa 2018 Awards, which focuses on "Investing In Inclusive Innovation Ecosystems." You must submit your application for...
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  • Looking for African partner- organic sweetpotato, herbs production and export

    We are looking for African partner that can produce and pack EU-Organic certified sweet potatoes, and /or Organic basil, mint, chives and other herbs. Requirements: 1. able to operate a modern packing house and peel...
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  • Funding Available for Breakthroughs in Supplying Water Data to Farmers

    The Water Data Challenge seeks breakthroughs in enabling resource-poor farmers to access and make use of affordable, timely water data, resulting in better management of scarce water resources to support resilient, pr...
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  • INTRODUCING THE SOUTHERN AFRICA GRAIN NETWORK (SAGNET)

    The Southern Africa Grain Network (SAGNET) is a not-for-profit company supporting regional efforts for private sector engagements in grain trade and policy in Southern Africa.     SAGNET is a key organ...
  • Global Innovation Fund

    The Global Innovation Fund (GIF) invests in social innovations that aim to improve the lives and opportunities of millions of people in the developing world. Through grants and risk capital, it supports breakthrough s...
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  • Have You Heard of Venture Capital for Africa?

    Venture Capital for Africa has a list of ongoing open programs here. Their goal is to reach and connect aspiring entrepreneurs, venture founders and developers in Africa. Venture Capital for Africa (VC4Africa) st...
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  • Global Food Exchange Seeks Strategic Partners in Ethiopia

    Denver, Colorado based Global Food Exchange recently signed an agreement with the government of Ethiopia for the purchase of its fortified cereals to be manufactured in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.  This agreement will...
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  • TABIC-The Agribusiness Innovation Center

    Agriculture in Uganda contributes more than 35% of our GDP,  more than 90% of our foreign exchange and is practiced mainly for subsistence output.   The proposed business is to setup an Innovation Hub, whic...
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  • Due soon! Applications for the GAIA AgTech Innovation Challenge

    Do you have a big idea that has been piloted successfully in East Africa that focuses on: Closing yield gaps in crop and livestock value chains? Reducing postharvest losses? Improving agri-market efficiencies? Af...
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  • Cassava Processing Plants Investment Proposals (AKIPOC memo).zip

    Please find uploaded herewith details of an investment proposal on cassava processing plants. Please contact me for explanation where necessary.   Thank you.   Emmanuel Udomisor
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  • The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation

    The Conservation, Food and Health Foundation seeks to promote the conservation of natural resources, improve the production and distribution of food, and improve health in the developing world.   FOCUS: The foun...
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  • African Enterprise Challenge Fund

    Provides competitive grants and interest free loans of up to US $2.5 million to private sector companies based on eligibility and selection criteria. Competing business ideas should be commercially viable, innovative ...
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  • Development Innovation Ventures (DIV)

    Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) is an open competition supporting breakthrough solutions to the world's most intractable development challenges—interventions that could change millions of lives at a fracti...
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  • Can USAID really “join the Dots” ?

    USAID is funding a diverse range of programmes across 42 countries in Africa and is making a measurable contribution to development.  The Feed the Future programme report illustrates the success of national progr...
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  • Kenya Feed the Future Innovation Engine

    http://www.usaid.gov/kenya/fact-sheets/kenya-feed-future-innovation-engine  U.S. Presidential Initiative: Feed the Future Funding Level: $22 million $13.2 million through Land O’ Lakes Inc. – Int...
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  • Golden Mean Capital

    FOCUS: Golden Mean invests in and supports extraordinary entrepreneurs with the potential, passion and creativity needed to transform agricultural industries.   TYPE OF FUND: Golden Mean utilizes a “buy &am...
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  • Scaling Up Food Security & Nutrition Innovations

    Deadline for Submission: March 27, 2015   Canada’s International Development Research Centre and Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada are pleased to announce the 2015 open call for proposals unde...
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  • SilverStreet Capital

    FOCUS: Investment management firm focusing on agricultural sector in Africa, particularly in large scale commercial farming by employing Hub-Outgrower Model.   TYPE OF FUND: Equity   RANGE: N/A   REG...
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  • Barr Global Investments

    Barr Global investments are intended to increase agricultural productivity and market access for smallholder farmers in an environmentally responsible manner. It recognizes the need to strengthen farmers’ resili...
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  • LeapFrog Investments

    LeapFrog Investments, a private equity firm backed by George Soros and JP Morgan, said it has raised $400 million for socially responsible investments in Asia and Africa - the largest ever for a fund specialising in l...
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