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Posted 21 December 2018 at 01:48

Young Sustainable Impact Southeast Asia: Innovation Program 2019

Young Sustainable Impact Southeast Asia is seeking applications for Innovation Programme 2019 that focus on shaping applicant into a social innovator, and enabling applicant to work in strong teams to create lasting solutions to one or more of the Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs). They specialize in forging strong regional teams and supporting them during their initial phases of running an impact company. By pushing the frontiers of online working, they bring together youths from across Southeast Asia to unite in their efforts to creating viable startups addressing pressing issues in the world.

Eligibility Criteria:

- 18 – 25 years old’s (they do encourage slight rule-breaking for those over 25)

- Residents of (or those born in) Southeast Asia

- Those with a passion for sustainability and/or their areas of expertise

- Those willing to apply as an individual to work in a diverse team of 3 co-founders

Application deadl

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Mali
Posted 14 September 2018 at 04:06

Call for Concept Notes: Innovation Fund – Vegetable & Fruit Sector

Inputs and Agronomic Services for the Vegetable & Fruit Sector

Do you have an innovative company providing input, judicious selection and use of these inputs, or more direct relations between producers and wholesalers in the fruit or vegetable sector? Than this this innovation fund is something for you! This new call for proposals of 'Hortifresh' programme (former Ghanaveg) includes opportunities for stakeholders outside Ghana too.

Find the call for proposals on this website.

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Posted 4 September 2018 at 11:46

Posted by Rolf Schinkel in AgriProFocus Uganda 4 September 2018 at 11:46

KAMPALA CAPITAL CITY AUTHORITY (KCCA)

Notice of Expression of Interest for the provision of consultancy services to carry out 

Feasibility studies for the expansion of the Kyanja Urban Agricultural Resource Centre in Kampala, Uganda

The Kyanja Agricultural Resource Center is established by KCCA to showcase and demonstrate innovations in urban farming. The aim is to engage communities to intensify and expand their participation in urban agriculture as a source of income and food security.

The demand for the Centre’s inputs is ever expanding and it can no longer cope with the increased demand for inputs, storage, training and support of urban farmers in Kampala. KCCA therefor wants to expand the capacity of the Center, expand its current infrastructure and install new infrastructure.

The assignment will consist of studies of both hard and soft infrastructural components of the expansion of the centre. Because analysis is needed to ensure that

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Uganda
Posted 4 September 2018 at 11:45

KAMPALA CAPITAL CITY AUTHORITY (KCCA)

Notice of Expression of Interest for the provision of consultancy services to carry out 

Feasibility studies for the expansion of the Kyanja Urban Agricultural Resource Centre in Kampala, Uganda

The Kyanja Agricultural Resource Center is established by KCCA to showcase and demonstrate innovations in urban farming. The aim is to engage communities to intensify and expand their participation in urban agriculture as a source of income and food security.

The demand for the Centre’s inputs is ever expanding and it can no longer cope with the increased demand for inputs, storage, training and support of urban farmers in Kampala. KCCA therefor wants to expand the capacity of the Center, expand its current infrastructure and install new infrastructure.

The assignment will consist of studies of both hard and soft infrastructural components of the expansion of the centre. Because analysis is needed to ensure that the actual exp

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Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 6 March 2017 at 02:01

Appel à Proposition/ Call for Proposal  :COMMON FUND FOR COMMODITIES 


The Common Fund for Commodities provides financing to organisations and enterprises engaged in commodity value chains in its member countries. Through a range of financial instruments, the CFC seeks to support business activities in the field of commodity development, including agriculture, minerals and metals in Developing Countries. The intervention should, besides giving a sound financial return, also provide for a measurable social and environmental return.

All interested parties are kindly invited to submit qualifying proposals no later than 30 April 2017.

For full details please download the call for proposals and submission guidelines:

• Call for Proposals (PDF)

• Application form (PDF and Word)

• Instructions for completing the application form (PDF)

• Balance Sheet and Income Statement (Excel)

For any questions related to the Open Call, please contact:

opencall@common-fund.org

Posted By in Emplois et Appels a Propositions
Posted 2 November 2016 at 10:48

APPLY: West Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing (WAFCEF-3) Business Competition 2016

During ECOWAS Sustainable Energy Week held in Accra, Ghana (October 17-19), the Private Financing Advisory Network (PFAN) launched its third annual West Africa Forum for Clean Energy Financing (WAFCEF-3) business competition. The competition is open to all businesses and entrepreneurs operating and registered in any of the ECOWAS countries as well as foreign individuals and entities with projects in those countries.

WORTH

  • During the final event that will take place in 2017, up to ten winners will present their business plans to investors, industry specialists and business executives interested in funding clean energy.
  • These private sector judges select the top three projects to receive West African Clean Energy Financing awards

ELIGIBILITY

  • Only clean energy proposals requiring an initial capital investment in excess of US $1million are eligible.
  • Shortlisted projects will attend a project development and financing workshop and will receiv

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Kenya
Posted 16 June 2016 at 09:23

CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST


TechnoServe in collaboration with U.S. based Partners in Food Solutions (PFS) are implementing a project named Solutions for African Food Enterprises (SAFE) with funding from USAID. The objective of SAFE is to increase competitiveness of the African food processing sector to expand availability of affordable and nutritious foods. This is done through knowledge and technology transfer from volunteer experts from some of the world leading food and equipment manufacturers such as General Mills, Cargill, Royal DSM, Bühler and Hersheys.

TechnoServe is currently selecting food companies which will benefit from tailor-made interventions which would include; product development, branding, food safety system implementation, business planning, etc.

Technoserve is thus calling for Expressions of Interest from small and medium sized food processors who would like to receive the knowledge and technology support. To be considered for the selection process, the c

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Aaron Kantumoya This is a very good venture which will benefit SMEs in the food processing industry. Is the project going to cater for Kenya based companies only or there is room for us in Zambia? We are interested as honey processing SME.

2 years 7 months ago

Sheban Chitechi This project is being implemented in 5 countries namely Kenya,Malawi,Tanzania,Zambia and Ethiopia.You could try and reach out to the Technoserve Zambian office on the same.

2 years 6 months ago

Christopher Kavundi Any hope for start ups? Or individuals who want to start a company?

2 years 6 months ago

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Food & Business Applied Research Fund - Workshop

Event posted by in Ethiopia AgroEcology Platform
  07 April 2016, 09:00-12:30
  Global Hotel (on Debre Zeyt Road), Addis Ababa

AgriProFocus Ethiopia and the Netherlands-based Food & Business Knowledge Platform (F&BKP) invite you for a meeting on Thursday morning April 7th from 9- 12AM in Global Hotel, Addis Ababa about:

  • The 3rd Call for Proposals of the Food & Business Applied Research Fund
  • Exploring collaboration with the F&B Knowledge Platform on knowledge sharing and research in the field of food & nutrition security.

Frans Verberne, managing director of the F&BKP (www.knowledge4food.net) will present the outlines of the 3rd Call of the Applied Research Fund  which will be launched early April 2016.

The F&BKP would like to take this opportunity to explore collaboration with Ethiopian organizations working on food security to share your lessons learned with a wider international network of professionals working on food & nutrition security.

If you want to register for this event, please send your name(1), organisation(2), email address(3) and telephone number(4) to Meskerem Ritmeester, AgriProFocus linking & le

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