• 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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  • Human rights and Democracy funding oportunity in Cameroon

    http://eeas.europa-eu/delegations/Cameroon/23055/publication-call-proposals-framework-european-instrument-democracy-and-human-rights-eidhr fr.
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    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...
  • New Funding Opportunity for West and North Africa

    The African Women in Agricultural Research and Development organization announced that their 2017 AWARD AgTech Innovation Challenge for West and North Africa is now open. The funding opportunity is aimed at increasing...
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  • 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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  • 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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  • Partnerships needed for growing food/animals and for a vocational centre in Cameroon

    We at the African Centre for Community and Development would want to work in partnership by converting our agroforestry initiative where we presently grow food and conserve biodiversity in Cameroon  into a sanctu...
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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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  • The Rockefeller Foundation Cassava Innovation Challenge

    The Rockefeller Foundation, Dalberg, and the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) have launched The Rockefeller Foundation Cassava Innovation Challenge to address food loss and spoilage in the cassav...
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  • The Landscape for Impact Investing in West Africa

    The Global Impact Investing Network, in partnership with Dalberg Global Development Advisors, published The Landscape for Impact Investing in West Africa, a state of the market analysis of the impact investing industr...
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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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  • 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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  • Sahel Capital

    FOCUS: Sahel actively seeks out agribusiness related companies that would meet its investment criteria and that of its third party clients. It targets small and medium sized enterprises across the agriculture value ch...
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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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  • Grind Out Poverty: A campaign to equip and train 100 women-led grinder-based food businesses in Senegal!

    We are raising $10,000 to help 100 women launch grinder-based food businesses in Senegal!   "This grinder is a game changer for women. With access to this simple tool, women can  leave behind the back brea...
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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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