scale up

Posted By in AgriProFocus Ethiopia
Posted 8 January 2019 at 12:08

APPLY NOW and take your chance to be at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in The Netherlands

Are you an entrepreneur? Do you have a transformative tech-solution in the field of Agriculture, Connectivity, Energy, Health or Water? Is your enterprise ready to scale-up with international investors? If so, we encourage you to apply for the 9th Annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit in The Hague, The Netherlands, on June 4-5, 2019.

The Global Entrepreneurship Summit is the preeminent annual gathering that convenes entrepreneurs, investors, and their supporters from around the world. During the two days, established entrepreneurs will seek funding from investors and learn how to scale their business globally. 

There is no registration or conference fee.

Click here for more information and application visit. Applications close on 30 January!


Taking Business to the next level

Event posted by in AgriProFocus Uganda
  27 June 2018, 14:00-17:00

At Imuka Ventures, we offer business support and acceleration services to innovative, ambitious and community-minded entrepreneurs who want to speed up their business growth.

We are excited to invite you to attend our upcoming information session on the Imuka Accelerator Program and how to apply, to be held on:

DATE: Wednesday, June 27th

TIME: 2pm-5pm

LOCATION: School of Food Technology, Nutrition and Bio-engineering Sciences Conference Hall, Makerere University


Featuring a Q & A with:

Emmanuel Emmodek - ChapChap Africa

Florence Okot - Yellow Star Agroprocessors

Stephen Kaganda - Aquadines Bureau

Amos Nyanga - Skyfoods and Beverages

If you are ready to make the next step and scale up your business, we are excited to see how we can collaborate.

Please sign up by registering for a ticket here.

We look forward to hearing from you and seeing you soon!

Posted By in AgriProFocus Other Countries
Posted 28 March 2017 at 07:29

Accroître la distribution inclusive dans les marchés émergents

Business Fights Poverty a récemment publié un document de travail sur la façon d'étendre les réseaux de distribution inclusifs qui améliorent les opportunités économiques dans les chaînes de valeur en aval ( C'était une des réalisations de notre Challenge on Inclusive Distribution, soutenu par la Fondation Citi. Le document décrivait trois modèles de distribution inclusifs et huit principaux facteurs permettant de mettre à l'échelle ces modèles et était destiné à jeter les bases d'une recherche et d'un engagement plus poussés.

Au cours des deux dernières années, de nombreuses sociétés de biens de consommation à grande vitesse ont utilisé de nouveaux modèles de distribution inclusive qui permettent aux entrepreneurs et aux microentreprises à faible revenu d'accroître leurs ventes et d'atteindre de nouveaux marchés.

Malgré la promesse de réseaux de distribution inclusif

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Posted By in AgriProFocus Netherlands
Posted 28 March 2017 at 04:34

Scaling up inclusive distribution in emerging markets

Business Fights Poverty recently published a discussion paper on how to scale inclusive distribution networks that enhance economic opportunities in downstream value chains ( This was an output of our Challenge on Inclusive Distribution, supported by Citi Foundation. The paper outlined three inclusive distribution models and eight key enablers to scale these models, and was intended to lay the foundation for further investigation and engagement.

Over the last couple of years, many Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies have employed new models of inclusive distribution that engage and expand opportunities for low-income entrepreneurs and micro-enterprises in downstream value chains to help increase sales and reach new markets.

Despite the promise of inclusive distribution networks, very few have been able to reach scale. Without scale, they are considered a nice-to-have rather than a need-to-have for the busines

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