Hivos

Accelerating a green and inclusive society

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Kenya, South Africa
Agribusiness, Clean technology, Consumer non-durables, Renewable energy, Waste management and recycling, Water, sanitation and hygiene

Apply today to join Africa’s first Green Pioneer Accelerator!

Is your business working on a highly scalable solution that mitigates the
effects of climate change or improves the environment? Are you trying to
raise capital to scale your efforts? If this is the case, consider
joining the 2015 Green Pioneer Acceleration Program. For more details about eligibility see the Green Pioneer Accelerator Brochure or apply to participate in
either the Nairobi (apply here) or South Africa (apply here) program.

This ten week on-site program is designed for businesses
in the environmental goods and services sector and will cover:

➢ Business modelling and strategic planning
➢ Products, services and market access development
➢ Connecting with partners in the business ecosystem, including multinational companies, NGOs and governments
➢ Financial modelling and valuations
➢ Investment case writing and pitching to Investors

Impact Amplifier, Growth Africa, VC4Africa and Hivos offer a comprehensive program that will take your business from ‘market
proof’ to ‘ready for investment’. This program offers a rare
opportunity for ecologically innovative businesses to be taught by
leading experts on how to build a case for investment, and be exposed to
a network of local and international investors. Program partner Hivos also makes euro 100,000 in financial capital available to the
best companies.

Applications are being accepted until December 1st, 2014!

For more details about eligibility and how to apply go to either the Kenya (apply here) or South Africa (apply here) cohort.

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