HEKS-EPER is a Swiss based development organization, working in Ethiopia since 2003. Thematic areas include food security/ food sovereignty, market systems, water development, and pastoralist livelihoods development. Capacity development and resilient building are two major str... Read more
Dear members and partners,
We are pleased to announce the fourth Business Drinks of 2017 which will be held on Thursday 27th July at Black Rose Lounge, Addis Ababa.
AgriProFocus Ethiopia and Ethiopia Netherlands Trade for Agricultural Growth (ENTAG) have been organizing these bi-monthly Business Drinks since 2015. The events have created the opportunity of bringing together and connecting agribusinesses, agricultural development agents, government actors and research institutes. With the interesting one-minute pitches and informal talks and meets, members and partners have gained visibility for their programs and strengthened their respective networks.
Therefore, you are cordially invited to attend the event. In this an hour and half event, starting from late afternoon 5:00 PM, you will have the opportunity:
- To meet new people in your line of business and share ideas and experiences.
- To promote yourself and your organization u... Read more
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU (CTA www.cta.int), in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the support of partners including the Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International (CABI) and mLab East Africa, would like to invite you to the Pitching Day of the Pitch AgriHack Finals.
Pitch AgriHack aims at accelerating e-agriculture
entrepreneurship for improved livelihoods and food security. It targets
startups founded by young entrepreneurs aged between 18 and 35 years,
from Africa, Caribbean and Pacific countries. There will be 25 Startups
offering ICT services to the agri-food sector, which will be involved in
capacity building activities and will be pitching eventually. They come
from 16 countries (including Nigeria, Senegal, Uganda, Botswana, St
Kitts and Nevis, Benin, Ghana, Ivory Coast) and have been selected out
of 152 agtech startups. For more informations, click HERE
Win investment for your start-up at Pitch AgriHack!
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation ACP-EU
(CTA), in collaboration with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the
support of partners including the Centre for Agricultural Bioscience
International (CABI) and mLab East Africa, is launching the pilot
edition of Pitch AgriHack, a new component of its AgriHack Talent
Pitch AgriHack 2016 is open for young ICT start-ups from African, Caribbean and Pacific countries, offering services to the agriculture sector. The entrepreneurs should be owners of an already developed e-agriculture/ICT4Ag application or platform.
Pitch AgriHack will:
1- provide a business training boot camp
2- create a platform for pitching service offered to potential investors
2- facilitate grants, investments and additional incubation/acceleration opportunities.
Two categories are available:
1- Early stage platform
This is for e-agriculture applications and platforms that have... Read more